intragalactic
adjective Date: 1964 situated or occurring within the confines of a single galaxy

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  • intragalactic — [in΄trə gə lak′tik] adj. located or occurring within a galaxy …   English World dictionary

  • intragalactic — /in treuh geuh lak tik/, adj. Astron. existing or occurring within a single galaxy. [1960 65; INTRA + GALACTIC] * * * …   Universalium

  • intragalactic — in·tra·galactic …   English syllables

  • intragalactic — in•tra•ga•lac•tic [[t]ˌɪn trə gəˈlæk tɪk[/t]] adj. astron. existing or occurring within a single galaxy • Etymology: 1960–65 …   From formal English to slang

  • intragalactic — ¦in.trə, ¦in.(ˌ)träˌ adjective Etymology: intra + galactic : situated or occurring within the confines of a single galaxy * * * /in treuh geuh lak tik/, adj. Astron. existing or occurring within a single galaxy. [1960 65; INTRA + GALACTIC] …   Useful english dictionary

  • in|tra|ga|lac|tic — «IHN truh guh LAK tihk», adjective. within a galaxy: »an intragalactic communication network, intragalactic travel …   Useful english dictionary

  • intra- — prefix Etymology: Late Latin, from Latin intra, from Old Latin *interus, adjective, inward more at interior 1. a. within < intragalactic > b. during < intraday > c. between layers of < intradermal > 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Clone Wars (Star Wars) — This article is about a series of battles in the Star Wars fictional universe. For other uses, see Clone Wars. Clone Wars Location Galaxy (Star Wars) Result Execution of the leaders of the Confederacy of Independent Systems (CIS) by Darth Vader.… …   Wikipedia

  • galactic — adjective a) related to the Milky Way galaxy The study of the Milky Way is called galactic astronomy. b) Relating to the galaxy or a galaxy. See Also: galaxy, extragalactic, intergalactic, intragalactic, transgalactic …   Wiktionary

  • extragalactic — adjective a) Originating outside of the Milky Way galaxy. Extragalactic astronomy is the study of things outside the Milky Way b) Originating outside of a galaxy See Also: extrasolar, extraplanetary, extraterrestrial …   Wiktionary

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