తోకచుక్క

TeluguEdit

 
తోకచుక్క.

EtymologyEdit

తోక (tōka, tail) +‎ చుక్క (cukka, star)

NounEdit

తోకచుక్క (tōkacukkan (plural తోకచుక్కలు)

  1. (astronomy) A comet: a celestial body consisting mainly of ice, dust and gas in an orbit around the Sun and having a "tail" of matter blown back from it by the solar wind.

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