of or pertaining to a
of or pertaining to the Milky Way.
immense; huge; vast:
a problem of galactic proportions.
pertaining to or stimulating the secretion of milk.
of or relating to a galaxy, esp the Galaxy:
the galactic plane
of or relating to milk
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Relating to milk.
Promoting the flow of milk.
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Better statistics might help to shed light on the nature of galactic evolution.
And financially compensate individuals and businesses negatively impacted by the spill, out of his own galactic-sized piggy bank.
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.
By big-time galactic standards, our star is quite undistinguished.
In all the chaos of a galactic pile-up, plenty of gas should get funneled toward the center and gobbled up, astronomers reasoned.
These occurrences were once considered impossible, but they have turned out to be common in certain galactic neighborhoods.
Perhaps the question of galactic rotation and the perceived requirement for galactic dark matter should be revisited.
In the end, the predicted number of luminous galactic satellites matched observations.
Amazingly, it has taken the astronomers five years to realise that they probably netted an extra-galactic planet.
But an object as weakly bound as a gas cloud would not survive the intense gravitational pull in the galactic center.
In the prevailing, so-called hierarchical view of galactic growth, galaxies merge over time to form ever-larger galactic bodies.
Strange dark energy acts as galactic diet enforcer.
Astronomers have found a planet with a galactic case of hot flashes.
When galactic cosmic rays enter the atmosphere, they smash into nuclei forming various kinds of exotic by-products.
Above is a simulation of a relativistic jet from an active galactic nuclei.
All they have to do is measure the clouds' distances in light years from the galactic centre.
There may be a gradual increase in local gravity as the dark matter density increases during the crossing of the galactic plane.
Most of that galactic scatter of illuminations reaching out to the horizons is darkness.
These settings make a president who is now more famous than popular seem not popular but galactic.
One of the biggest hurdles to understanding our galactic neighborhood has always been that we've never had an accurate map.
The two are undergoing a galactic collision, a colossal event playing out over hundreds of millions of years.
We're seeing this vast smash-up caught in the act, a galactic collision already in progress.
There is all the crossing the galactic plane nonsense.
Has line elements and galactic rotation curves and everything.
Mu, the solar wind and other events typically give out relatively low energy radiation compared to galactic cosmic rays.
Rightthinking galactic citizens find it immensely distasteful.
Home to the great galactic publishing and media corporations.