Jovian

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Jovian Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • of or pertaining to or befitting the Roman deity Jupiter; "Jovian thunderbolts"; "Jovian wrath"
  • of or pertaining to or characteristic of or resembling the planet Jupiter; "Jovian satellites"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Jovian'


  • Jovian: Jovian is the adjectival form of the god Jupiter, or the planet Jupiter. Its archaic form is Jovial. People and animals named Jovian include: Jovian (emperor)
  • Jovian Europa Orbiter: Not to be confused with Jupiter Europa Orbiter. The Jovian Europa Orbiter (JEO) was a feasibility study by the European Space Agency for a mission to Jupiter's
  • Jovian (emperor): Jovian (Latin: Flavius Iovianus Augustus; 331 – 17 February 364) was Roman Emperor from 363 to 364. Upon the death of emperor Julian the Apostate during
  • Jovian (fiction): In science fiction, a Jovian is an inhabitant of the planet Jupiter. In H. P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos (1928–...), Jupiter was the one-time home of

Jovian Sample Sentences in News


  • 8 Sky Events This Week: Comet Visits Galaxy, Jovian Eclipses
    December diamonds crown the night sky, lovely sights for stargazers as the solar system's royalty dances. Read more on this news related to 'Jovian'
  • BRIEF-Shanghai Oriental Pearl to acquire stake in Jovian Property for 435.3 mln yuan
    Dec 10 (Reuters) - Shanghai Oriental Pearl Group Co Ltd * Says plans to acquire 41.3 percent stake in JovianProperty Group for 435.3 million yuan ($70.48 million) Source text in Chinese: http://bit.ly/1363eYR Further company coverage: ($1 = 6.1763 Chinese yuan renminbi) (Reporting by Hong Kong and Singapore newsrooms) Read more on this news related to 'Jovian'
  • NASA revisits Europa with modern image-processing software
    Do attempt landings here, says space agency, it looks VERY interesting NASA has re-issued a famous image of Jovian moon Europa, after subjecting it to “modern image processing techniques” for the first time.… Read more on this news related to 'Jovian'

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