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  • n. Plural form of exoplanet.

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Examples

  • "This is an extraordinarily exciting time in exoplanets and distant Earths," Marcy said.

    Scientists estimate tens of billions of Earth-size planets in Milky Way

  • The "Discoveries of New Worlds" show running at the Manfred Olson Planetarium looks at recent astronomical research into what astronomers call exoplanets, that is, planets orbiting other stars in other galaxies.

    JSOnline.com

  • At the annual American Astronomical Society conference this week, each discovery involving so-called "exoplanets" - those outside our solar system - pointed to the same conclusion:

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • At the annual American Astronomical Society conference last week, each discovery involving so-called "exoplanets" - those outside our solar system - pointed to the same conclusion:

    Durangoherald.com

  • At the annual American Astronomical Society conference this week, each discovery involving so-called "exoplanets" -- those outside our solar system -- pointed to the same conclusion:

    Mail & Guardian Online

  • About 330 "exoplanets" -- those circling sun-like stars outside the solar system -- have been discovered since the first was confirmed in 1995.

    CNN.com

  • About 330 "exoplanets" - those circling sun-like stars outside the solar system - have been discovered since the first was confirmed in 1995.

    San Francisco Sentinel

  • Thursday, October 22, 2009, 9: 26am PDT U.C. Berkeley astronomer Geoff Marcy, who's helped find 70 of the 100 so-called "exoplanets" - planets orbiting stars other than the sun - has won the 2009 C.rl Sagan Prize for Science Popularization.

    San Francisco Business News - Local San Francisco News | The San Francisco Business Times

  • The flurry of new information on so-called exoplanets — those that orbit stars other than the sun — includes 400 promising prospects that NASA researchers have kept to themselves since their discovery last spring.

    Planet Data to Fuel Hunt for Life

  • That brings the total number of so-called exoplanets to more than 400 now.

    CNN Transcript Oct 20, 2009

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