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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 as·ter·oid /ˈæstəˌrɔɪd/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 as·ter·oid /ˈæstəˌrɔɪd/ 形容詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 As·ter·oid n.  A starlike body; esp. one of the numerous small planets whose orbits lie between those of Mars and Jupiter; -- called also planetoids and minor planets.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : shaped like a star [syn: star-shaped]
      n : any of numerous small celestial bodies composed of rock and
          metal that move around the sun (mainly between the orbits
          of Mars and Jupiter) [syn: minor planet, planetoid]