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  Words related to galaxy

Related / Similar Words: extragalactic nebula, galax, wandflower, beetleweed, coltsfoot, Galax urceolata

 

Definition:
  • a splendid assemblage (especially of famous people);
  • (astronomy) a collection of star systems; any of the billions of systems each having many stars and nebulae and dust; "`extragalactic nebula'' is a former name for `galaxy''";
  • tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall;

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    Hyponyms: spiral galaxy, spiral nebula, Great Attractor, Magellanic Cloud, Milky Way, Milky Way Galaxy, Milky Way System

     

    Member Meronyms: universe, existence, creation, world, cosmos, macrocosm, genus Galax

     

    Language Translations:
    Armenian: ծիրկաթին   Catalan: galàxia and Via Làctia  
    Danish: galakse and Mælkevejen   Dutch: melkweg and sterrenstelsel  
    Esperanto: galaksio   Estonian: galaktika and Linnutee  
    Finnish: galaksi and Linnunrata   French: galaxie and Voie  
    German: Galaxie and Milchstraße   Greek: γαλαξίας and ο γαλαξίας  
    Hungarian: galaxis and Tejút   Indonesian: Bimasakti and galaksi  
    Interlingua: galaxia and Via Lactee   Italian: galassia and Via Lattea  
    Japanese: 銀河 and 天の川   Korean: 은하 and 은하수  
    Latvian: galaktika   Maltese: galassja  
    Persian: كهكشان and راه شیری   Polish: Droga Mleczna and galaktyka  
    Portuguese: galáxia and Via Láctea   Romanian: Calea Lactee and galaxie  
    Russian: Млечный путь and галактика   Spanish: galaxia and Via Lactea  
    Swedish: galax and Vintergatan   Welsh: galaeth and Y Llwybr Llaethog  
     
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