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Main Entry: gal·axy
Pronunciation: primarystressgal-schwak-semacron
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural gal·ax·ies
Etymology: Middle English galaxie "the Milky Way," from Latin galaxias (same meaning), from Greek galaxias "Milky Way," from galakt-, gala "milk"
1 : MILKY WAY GALAXY
2 : one of the very large groups of stars and other matter that are found throughout the universe

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