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Local Supercluster

Local SuperclusterProper noun

Local Supercluster
(astronomy) The supercluster that includes the Milky Way galaxy.

Etymology: Coined by Gerard de Vaucouleurs in 1958.

Example Sentences Including 'Local Supercluster'

  • And our Local Group and the Virgo Cluster and a bunch of other clusters are part of an even bigger structure called the Local Supercluster.


Similar Words

localisation - co-location - localities - localizers - lockkeeper - lockmaster - locksmiths - locomotion - locomotive - localised - localiser - localized - localizer - locations - locksmith - locomotor - localise - locality - localize - locaters

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