interplanetary interplanetary  /ˌɪn tər ˈplæ nə ˌtɛ ri/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) between or among planets

Usage(s):

  1. It's hard to maintain a stable connection in orbit, so the interplanetary Internet will have to be especially tolerant of delays and disruptions.
  2. By then, the Internet will have been extended, by means of an interplanetary Internet backbone, to operate in outer space.
  3. The new ship will putt-putt into interplanetary space under the power--if that's even the word--of an engine that accelerates by barely 15 m.

News

  1. Correcting the blind spots between men and women

    You already know from John Gray that men are from Mars and women are from Venus, but do you know how to promote interplanetary cooperation at the office?
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Provo Daily Herald

  2. Most Recent Galleries:

    NASA plans to take an interplanetary family photo and wants you looking attentive when its... - 1:06 pm
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Bay Bulletin

  3. Rental Reveals: Jupiter 21 Launches 52 Non-$10 Units Into Leasing Orbit

    Let the interplanetary puns commence. Jupiter 21, the new luxury rental building put up by BFC Partners on the site of much beloved East Village dive Mars Bar (see the nomenclature connection?), has officially started leasing. Corcoran has 12...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Curbed New York

Quotes

  1. "He foresaw communications satellites, a nationwide network of computers and interplanetary travel. He said there would be a man on the moon by 1970 (I said 1980) and he was right," said Moore.
    on Mar 19, 2008 By: Patrick Moore Source: VNUNet.com

  2. "We must ensure Russia's guaranteed access to space, that is a capability to make all kind of space launches - satellites, manned spacecraft and interplanetary probes - from our own territory," Putin said during a meeting of the presidential...
    on Apr 11, 2006 By: Vladimir Putin Source: 940 News

  3. "A couple of my opposition leaders have speculated on massive water diversions, and superhighways to the continent - maybe interplanetary, I'm not sure," Harper said. "I've even heard reports of a former prime minister lurking in the...
    on Aug 21, 2007 By: Stephen Harper Source: Edmonton Sun

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