Definition of intergalactic in English:


Line breaks: inter|gal¦act¦ic
Pronunciation: /ˌɪntəgəˈlaktɪk


  • Relating to, moving, or situated between two or more galaxies: intergalactic gas
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    • 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.




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