galactic

[guh-lak-tik]
adjective
1.
Astronomy.
a.
of or pertaining to a galaxy.
b.
of or pertaining to the Milky Way.
2.
immense; huge; vast: a problem of galactic proportions.
3.
Physiology. pertaining to or stimulating the secretion of milk.

Origin:
1830–40; < Greek galaktikós milky. See galact-, -ic

nongalactic, adjective
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galactic (ɡəˈlæktɪk)
 
adj
1.  astronomy of or relating to a galaxy, esp the Galaxy: the galactic plane
2.  med of or relating to milk
 
[C19: from Greek galaktikos; see galaxy]

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galactic
1839, from L.L. galacticus, from galaxias (see galaxy).
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galactic ga·lac·tic (gə-lāk'tĭk)
adj.

  1. Relating to milk.

  2. Promoting the flow of milk.

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Example sentences
Better statistics might help to shed light on the nature of galactic evolution.
But the glowing hydrogen inside the galactic cores, they said, could have
  several possible explanations.
The space alien aspect of fashion goes well beyond galactic shoulders and small
  heads.
Current data cannot reveal how far away it lies in the direction of the
  galactic center.
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