Cassini division

Cassini division
Cassini division [ka sē′nē]
n.
the gap or dark region between the two main outer rings of Saturn: it has a width of about 4,700 km (2,920 mi): also Cassini's division

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  • Cassini division — Astron. a 3000 mi. (4800 km) wide dark region that separates the middle and outermost rings of the planet Saturn. [named after Italian astronomer Giovanni Domenico Cassini (1625 1712), who discovered it in 1675] * * * …   Universalium

  • Cassini division — Cas•si′ni divi sion [[t]kəˈsi ni, kɑ [/t]] n. astron. a 3000 mi. (4800 km) wide dark region between the middle and outermost rings of Saturn • Etymology: 1905–10; after Giovanni Domenico Cassini (1625–1712), Italian astronomer who discovered it… …   From formal English to slang

  • Cassini Division —    The spaces between the rings of Saturn. See Cassini, Gian Domenico …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology

  • Cassini division — Astron. a 3000 mi. (4800 km) wide dark region that separates the middle and outermost rings of the planet Saturn. [named after Italian astronomer Giovanni Domenico Cassini (1625 1712), who discovered it in 1675] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Division Cassini — Division de Cassini Sur cette image de Saturne, la division de Cassini est la zone sombre située entre les deux anneaux principaux …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Division De Cassini — Sur cette image de Saturne, la division de Cassini est la zone sombre située entre les deux anneaux principaux …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Division de cassini — Sur cette image de Saturne, la division de Cassini est la zone sombre située entre les deux anneaux principaux …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cassini — may be:People* Astronomers: ** Giovanni Domenico Cassini (1625 1712), also known as Jean Dominique Cassini, Italian French astronomer ** Jacques Cassini (1677 1756), French astronomer, son of Giovanni Domenico ** César François Cassini de Thury… …   Wikipedia

  • Division de Cassini — Sur cette image de Saturne, la division de Cassini est la zone sombre située entre les deux anneaux principaux …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Cassini's Division — Infobox musical artist Name = Cassini s Division Img capt = Img size = Landscape = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = Calcutta, India Instrument = Voice type = Genre = Modern Indian Rock Occupation = Years… …   Wikipedia

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