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  1. Milky Waynoun

    The Milky Way Galaxy, the galaxy in which Earth is located; extension of the night sky phenomenon.

    Galaxy, Local Galaxy, Milky Way Galaxy

  2. Milky Waynoun

    Silvery River, Great Sky River

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Milky Way, Milky Way Galaxy, Milky Way Systemnoun

    the galaxy containing the solar system; consists of millions of stars that can be seen as a diffuse band of light stretching across the night sky

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  1. milky Waynoun


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  1. Lauren Weiss:

    This planet formed at a time when the majority of stars in The Milky Way galaxy were first beginning to shine.

  2. Cometan:

    From an atom to The Milky Way to The Cosmos itself, the perspectives of size is the greatest thought of immense confounding complexity.

  3. Cometan:

    Does it bother me that in my lifetime I’ll never get to travel to the furthest reaches of The Milky Way and beyond? Hell yes it does, although Jesse, The Philosophy, and the followers of The Philosophy will be there to see it on my behalf I hope.

  4. Marius Cautun:

    This phenomenon will generate powerful jets of high energy radiation emanating from just outside the black hole, while this will not affect Solar System, there is a small chance that we might not escape unscathed from the collision between the two galaxies which could knock us out of Milky Way and into interstellar space.

  5. Masashi Chiba:

    This discovery implies hundreds of faint dwarf satellites waiting to be discovered in the halo of the Milky Way, how many satellites are indeed there and what properties they have, will give us an important clue of understanding how the Milky Way formed and how dark matter contributed to it.

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    An antonym of "spellbound"
    • A. disenchanted
    • B. fascinated
    • C. transfixed
    • D. mesmerized

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