Associations to the word «Pluto»
PLUTO, proper noun. (Greek god) (Roman god) Greco-Roman god of the underworld.
PLUTO, proper noun. (astronomy) Originally known as the ninth planet in the solar system but reclassified in 2006 as a dwarf planet; the brightest and first known Kuiper belt object; represented by the symbol in astronomy and in astrology.
PLUTO, verb. (neologism) To demote or devalue something.
PLUTO MONKEY, noun. A long-tailed African monkey (Cercopithecus pluto) with side whiskers. The general colour is black, more or less grizzled; the frontal band is white.
PLUTO MONKEYS, noun. Plural of Pluto monkey
PLUTO, noun. A cartoon character created by Walt Disney.
PLUTO, noun. (Greek mythology) the god of the underworld in ancient mythology; brother of Zeus and husband of Persephone.
PLUTO, noun. A small planet and the farthest known planet from the sun; it has the most elliptical orbit of all the planets; "Pluto was discovered by Clyde Tombaugh in 1930".
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