Definition of stellar wind in English:

stellar wind

Syllabification: stel·lar wind
Pronunciation: /ˈstelər ˌwind


  • A continuous flow of charged particles from a star.
    More example sentences
    • An aging star sheds its outer layers of gas through stellar winds.
    • But if a breeze blows through it - say, a stellar wind from a giant star nearby - the gas is driven outward.
    • They are characterised by high masses, strong stellar winds, and accreting material from the companion star leading to a ‘cocoon’ around the compact source.

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