Definition of extragalactic in English:

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extragalactic

Pronunciation: /ˌekstrəɡəˈlaktik/

adjective

Astronomy
Situated, occurring, or originating outside the Milky Way galaxy: extragalactic radio sources
More example sentences
  • Hence the whole foundation of extragalactic astronomy and Big Bang theory is swept away’ .
  • It is definitely an extragalactic background.
  • The number of these sources is consistent with the expected number of extragalactic sources in the background sky.

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Syllabification: ex·tra·ga·lac·tic

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