N galaxy


Definition of N galaxy

: a galaxy that has a brilliant starlike nucleus surrounded by a much fainter halo or extension

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First Known Use of N galaxy

1969, in the meaning defined above

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“N galaxy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/N%20galaxy. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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