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a galactic serving of soda that would have been enough for three moviegoers
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In the fullness of galactic time, the Voyagers may be found, but by then the human race may be long extinct.
But a substantial number of fans live on this side of the Atlantic, too, helping the show to flourish for decades as a cult hit and more recently to grow into a pop-culture phenomenon rivaling Star Trek and Star Wars for galactic supremacy.
That story describes how 14 known pulsars can be used as galactic signposts to help aliens find Earth, should the spacecraft bearing them across the cosmos be intercepted in the near future.
This eclipse is of a galactic magnitude, with 12.2 million people residing in the path of totality.
One surprise: Americans seem to fear the possibility of galactic catastrophe more than the likelier calamities that might originate here on Planet Earth.
Race for the Galaxy, a game where players compete to build the most powerful galactic empire in the shortest amount of time, is the quintessential modern card game.
While Einstein himself resisted ever acknowledging the possibility of black holes, other physicists used his groundwork to flesh out the galactic monsters.
New York (AP) -- A bag containing traces of moon dust is heading to auction — surrounded by some fallout from a galactic court battle.
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Synonymsastronomical (also astronomic), Brobdingnagian, bumper, colossal, cosmic (also cosmical), cyclopean, elephantine, enormous, huge, gargantuan, giant, gigantesque, gigantic, grand, herculean, heroic (also heroical), Himalayan, humongous (also humungous), immense, jumbo, king-size (or king-sized), leviathan, mammoth, massive, mega, mighty, monster, monstrous, monumental, mountainous, oceanic, pharaonic, planetary, prodigious, super, super-duper, supersize, supersized, titanic, tremendous, vast, vasty, walloping, whacking, whopping
Antonymsbantam, bitty, diminutive, infinitesimal, Lilliputian, little bitty, micro, microminiature, microscopic (also microscopical), midget, miniature, minuscule, minute, pocket, pygmy, teensy, teensy-weensy, teeny, teeny-weeny, tiny, wee
Related Wordsbig, bulky, considerable, extensive, good, goodly, great, gross, handsome, hefty, hulking, largish, major, outsize (also outsized), overgrown, oversize (or oversized), sizable (or sizeable), substantial, tidy, voluminous; august, formidable, grandiose, imposing, lofty, majestic; cavernous, monolithic, overwhelming, staggering, stupendous, towering; boundless, immeasurable, infinite
Near Antonymslittle, mini, petite, pint-size (or pint-sized), puny, small, smallish, undersized (also undersize); dinky, dwarfish, half-pint
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