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sub- + millimetre
- Alternative spelling of submillimeter
2008 January 22, A. Dekel et al., “Cold streams in early massive hot haloes as the main mode of galaxy formation”, in Nature, volume 457, number 7228, DOI:10.1038/nature07648:
- The rarer, submillimetre galaxies that form stars even more intensely 2, 12, 13 are largely merger-induced starbursts.