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Terrestrial planet

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Terrestrial Planets in Order

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Terrestrial Planets vs Jovian Planets

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Terrestrial planets - The Solar System for kids

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Terrestrial Planets: Definition & Facts about the Inner Planets

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Jupiter Was Once a Terrestrial Planet

A terrestrial planet, telluric planet, or rocky planet is a planet that is composed primarily of silicate rocks or metals. Within the Solar System, the terrestrial planets are the inner planets closest to the Sun, i.e. Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars. The terms "terrestrial planet" and "telluric planet" are derived from Latin words for Earth, as these planets are, in terms of structure, "Earth-like".
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