Ceres

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Ceres

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Ceres' astronomical symbol
A picture of the dwarf planet.
  1. (Roman mythology) Ceres is the Roman goddess of agriculture; equivalent to the Greek goddess Demeter.
  2. (astronomy) Ceres is the largest object, and only dwarf planet, in the main asteroid belt that lies between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter.

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Star sun
Planets MercuryVenusEarthMarsJupiterSaturnUranusNeptune
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