Definition of intergalactic in English:

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intergalactic

Pronunciation: /ˌin(t)ərɡəˈlaktik/

adjective

Relating to or situated between two or more galaxies: intergalactic gas
More example sentences
  • These larger jets shoot out from galaxies into the intergalactic medium.
  • A dense region of intergalactic gas cools to form several smaller galaxies, which merge to form a larger galaxy with a super massive black hole.
  • As charged particles, cosmic rays are deflected by galactic and intergalactic magnetic fields during their travel to Earth.

Derivatives

intergalactically

Pronunciation: /-ik(ə)lē/
adverb

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Syllabification: in·ter·ga·lac·tic

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