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A plutoid or ice dwarf is a dwarf planet that orbits the sun farther than Neptune. Four objects are now classified as plutoids:

  1. Pluto
  2. Haumea
  3. Makemake
  4. Eris

Others might be included in the same class someday:

  1. Sedna
  2. Quaoar
  3. 2007 OR10


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