extragalactic

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

extra- +‎ galactic

Adjective[edit]

extragalactic (not comparable)

  1. (astronomy) Originating outside of the Milky Way galaxy.
    Antonyms: galactic, Galactic
    Extragalactic astronomy is the study of things outside the Milky Way
  2. (astronomy) Originating outside of any galaxy.
    Antonyms: galactic, intragalactic
    Coordinate term: intergalactic
  3. (science fiction) Originating outside of the local galaxy.
    Antonym: galactic

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French extragalactique.

Adjective[edit]

extragalactic m or n (feminine singular extragalactică, masculine plural extragalactici, feminine and neuter plural extragalactice)

  1. extragalactic

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