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ERIC Number: ED317415
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 5
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A Brief Glossary of Commonly Used Astronomical Terms.
Harrington, Sherwood
A glossary of 50 astronimical terms is presented. Among terms included are: Asteroid; Big Bang; Binary Star; Black Hole; Comet; Constellation; Eclipse; Equinox; Galaxy; Globular Cluster; Local Group; Magellanic Clouds; Nebula; Neutron Star; Nova; Parsec; Quasar; Radio Astronomy; Red Giant; Red Shift; S.E.T.I.; Solstice; Supernova; and White Dwarf. (YP)
Astronomical Society of the Pacific, 390 Ashton Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94112.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Vocabularies/Classifications
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Astronomical Society of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA.