Kohoutek

[koh-hoh-tek, kuh-]

Origin of Kohoutek

named after Luboš Kohoutek (born 1935), Czech astronomer who discovered it in February, 1973
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British Dictionary definitions for kohoutek

Kohoutek

noun
  1. a comet of almost parabolic orbit that reached its closest approach to the sun in Dec 1973

Word Origin for Kohoutek

C20: named after Luboš Kohoutek, Czech astronomer working in Germany who discovered it in March, 1973
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