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A small icy body--usually only a few kilometers across--that orbits a star. Most comets orbit the Sun beyond the outermost planets in an enormous cloud known as the Oort cloud.
Like asteroids, comets are builders' rubble left over from the formation of the planets.
by OneBadAsp October 20, 2006
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Comet. kom-it Noun.
1. A person that passes through your life repeatedly who is intense and awesome, and when gone you are still in contact with that person in some way but they are not a continuous partner.

I have found there is a hole in the poly lexicon. The term "play partner" doesn't fit non-casual partners. Play sounds trite. Some of these relationships can span years and even decades. Some are very deep, with a combination of intimacy, friendship, admiration, and shared history. Poly circles use the term "play and pause" which also doesn't fit many of my "comets" as I don't pause. Many I stay in touch with daily or weekly.

Some comets come by every 18 months when the schedules line up or, to continue the metaphor, when the stars align. I have even heard some use the term partner-partner. As in, "they are a partner but not like a partner-partner." This is an example of that awkward lack of a term for someone who is somewhere between fully in your life at all times and a casual play play partner, that you like, but don’t have an ongoing connection with.
Ana is excited to have her comet Fredrico visit because they have hot sex and a deep connection. This is despite him living in Granada Spain and focusing on his poetry, while Ana lives in Seattle with her primary.
by Peculiar Musings June 07, 2016
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A chain of electrical appliance stores in the United Kingdoms. Have a record of f*cking people over when it comes to warranty & repair.
"Hey, you've got to get this on camera!"
"I can't. I sent it off to get repaired at comet"
"Wasn't that like 9 weeks ago?"
"Yeah..."
by Gimped July 04, 2005
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A collection of marijuana resin from its build-up in pipes and bongs that is rolled into a ball for smoking later.
Wanna smoke a Comet? Wanna do some Comets? Wanna smoke some Tails and Comets?
by Taylor Britton August 26, 2007
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Let's snort a few lines of comet.
by Skimpe September 04, 2013
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When a person passes a Kidney stone when they are about to let loose into their partner.
"Dude, I was just about the jizz inside her vajayjay when I launched a comet!"
by DeLoreankid January 19, 2010
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piece of weed that shoots through your pipe, gets in your mouth.
"Fuck, another comet, my teeth are turning green..."
by jenzme3 February 20, 2006
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