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Large Celestial Bodies
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1. named set of specific stars which, from the point of view of the observer, form a group binary star
2. a galactic nucleus, or center, from which massive amounts of energy are emitted; so far only found in some very distant galaxies The Milky Way
3. a light-emitting ball of plasma held together by gravity neutron star
4. an event on a star that causes the star to greatly increase in brightness constellation
5. a pair of stars in orbit around their common center of gravity black hole
6. an event so massive that it rips apart its star, and which can release enough energy to briefly outshine an entire galaxy supernova
7. a large cloud of gas and dust in outer space galaxy
8. the galaxy in which our solar system is located star
9. a celestial body with a gravitational field so strong that light cannot escape it nebula
10. the remnant of a collapsed star that was not massive enough to form a black hole nova
11. a rapidly rotating neutron star that emits beams of electromagnetic energy at regular intervals quasar
12. a large, isolated, gravitationally bound group of stars pulsar

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