alien, unknown
inner, outer

the outer planets of our solar system

extrasolar (= outside our solar system) (technical)

Hubble has found around 100 new extrasolar planets.


the search for Earth-like planets


rocky planets like Venus and Mars

another, different (figurative, humorous)

He looked like something from another planet!

be in orbit around, orbit

The spacecraft is currently in orbit around the red planet.

destroy, save

We are destroying the planet with our fossil-fuel lifestyle.

Will recycling help save the planet?


How many planets orbit the sun?

from a/the planet

creatures from an alien planet

on a/the planet

She believes there is life on other planets.

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