aga·​lax·​ia | \ ¦ā-gə-ˈlak-sē-ə \
variants: or agalaxy \ ˈa-​gə-​ˌlak-​sē \
plural agalaxias or agalaxies

Definition of agalaxia

: agalactia

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First Known Use of agalaxia

1848, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for agalaxia

New Latin agalaxia, from Greek agalax giving no milk (from a- a- entry 2 + -galax, from gala milk) + New Latin -ia

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“Agalaxia.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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