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Old February 14 2013, 01:47 AM   #61
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Re: Help name the moons of Pluto

The intent was to come up with a scientifically useful definition, but it was semi-political to the extent that the IAU board just threw up its hands and slapped together an awkward compromise definition when no clear consensus emerged.
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