Plutonian


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Plu·to·ni·an

 (plo͞o-tō′nē-ən) also Plu·ton·ic (-tŏn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the god Pluto or the underworld; infernal.
2. Of or relating to the dwarf planet Pluto.
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Plutonian

(pluːˈtəʊnɪən)
adj
(Classical Myth & Legend) of or relating to Pluto (the god) or the underworld; infernal
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Plu•to•ni•an

(pluˈtoʊ ni ən)

also Plu•ton•ic

(-ˈtɒn ɪk)

adj.
of, pertaining to, or resembling Pluto or the underworld; infernal.
[1660–70; < Latin Plūtōni(us) (< Greek Ploutṓnios, derivative of Ploútōn Pluto) + -an1]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.Plutonian - of or relating to or characteristic of Hades or Tartarus
infernal - being of the underworld; "infernal regions"
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References in classic literature ?
Then this ebony bird beguiling my sad fancy into smiling, By the grave and stern decorum of the countenance it wore, "Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, thou," I said, "art sure no craven, Ghastly grim and ancient raven wandering from the Nightly shore -- Tell me what thy lordly name is on the Night's Plutonian shore!" Quoth the raven "Nevermore."
"Be that word our sign of parting, bird or fiend!" I shrieked, upstarting "Get thee back into the tempest and the Night's Plutonian shore!
Then the ebony bird beguiling my sad fancy into smiling, By the grave and stern decorum of the countenance it wore, "Though thy crest be shorn and shaven, thou," I said, "art sure no craven, Ghastly grim and ancient Raven wandering from the Nightly shore-- Tell me what thy lordly name is on the Night's Plutonian shore!" Quoth the Raven, "Nevermore."
"Be that our sign of parting, bird or fiend!" I shrieked, upstarting-- "Get thee back into the tempest and the Night's Plutonian shore!
Crystallized by cooling, they have stereotyped that aspect which the moon formerly presented when under the Plutonian forces.
Since that time to our days the Plutonian work has been suspended.
So these the late Heav'n-banisht Host, left desert utmost Hell Many a dark League, reduc't in careful Watch Round thir Metropolis, and now expecting Each hour their great adventurer from the search Of Forrein Worlds: he through the midst unmarkt, In shew plebeian Angel militant Of lowest order, past; and from the dore Of that PLUTONIAN Hall, invisible Ascended his high Throne, which under state Of richest texture spred, at th' upper end Was plac't in regal lustre.
Mark Johnston's Threading and the Charlie Hills-trained Plutonian are others with claims in what looks a competitive event of its type.
Among the discoverers is Jani Radebaugh, a planetary geologist at Brigham Young University, who was instrumental in gathering the international, multi-disciplinary team that produced the June 1st Science paper that made the case for Plutonian dunes.
The four-year-old Shamardal son stayed on willingly and run on strongly to win by half-a-length from Plutonian, with Original Choice taking third.
NEWMARKET: 1.50 Prevent, 2.25 History Writer, 3.00 I Am A Dreamer, 3.35 Purser, 4.10 Plutonian, 4.45 KEW GARDENS (NAP), 5.20 Mjjack, 5.55 Move In Time.
The last major poem that Katz focuses on is "Plutonian Ode," a poem calling attention to the destructive power of human-made plutonium, a key element of nuclear weapons.