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plu·ti·no

 (plo͞o-tē′nō)
n. pl. plu·ti·nos
A trans-Neptunian Kuiper belt object that orbits the Sun in the same time period as Pluto, making exactly two orbits for every three orbits of Neptune.

[Plut(o) + -ino, diminutive suff. (as in neutrino).]
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Stando a quanto afferma Lodovico Manzi nell'articolo I senatori Agostino e Antonino Plutino profughi a Malta nella rivoluzione del 1847 a Reggio Calabria (1932), Settembrini era a Malta alia fine del 1847, e fu presente a un pranzo dato in onore dei fuggiaschi.
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