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gamma-ray astronomy

[gam-uh-rey] /ˈgæm əˌreɪ/
noun
1.
the branch of astronomy that deals with the study of celestial objects by means of the gamma rays that come from them.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-1965
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British Dictionary definitions for gamma-ray astronomy

gamma-ray astronomy

noun
1.
the investigation of cosmic gamma rays, such as those from quasars
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