nongalactic

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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