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Old February 12 2013, 03:05 PM   #3
MacLeod
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Re: astronomical genders

But as English is the language of science, gender confusion isn't an issue. As pointed out above it only becomes an issue when it's translated to another language.

That isn't to say individual names for celestial bodies might be feminie or masculine in nature.
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