What does Galactic mean?

Definitions for Galactic
gəˈlæk tɪkGalac·tic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Galactic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. galactic(adj)

    of or relating to a galaxy (especially our galaxy the Milky Way)

    "the galactic plane"

  2. astronomic, astronomical, galactic(adj)

    inconceivably large

Wiktionary

  1. galactic(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to milk, or the secretion of milk.

  2. galactic(Adjective)

    Relating to a galaxy.

  3. galactic(Adjective)

    Enormous (in size or impact).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Galactic(adj)

    of or pertaining to milk; got from milk; as, galactic acid

    Etymology: [Gr. milky, fr. , , milk. See Galaxy, and cf. Lactic.]

  2. Galactic(adj)

    of or pertaining to the galaxy or Milky Way

    Etymology: [Gr. milky, fr. , , milk. See Galaxy, and cf. Lactic.]

Freebase

  1. Galactic

    Galactic is a funk and jazz jam band from New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Galactic

    ga-lak′tik, adj. pertaining to or obtained from milk: (astron.) pertaining to the Milky-Way.—ns. Galac′tagogue, a medicine which promotes the secretion of milk; Galac′tia, a morbid flow or deficiency of milk; Galac′tin, lactose; Galactom′eter, an instrument for finding the quality of milk by indicating its specific gravity; Galactoph′agist, one who lives on milk.—adjs. Galactoph′agous, living on milk; Galactoph′orous, milk-carrying; Galactopoiet′ic, milk-producing.—n. Galactorrhœ′a, a too abundant flow of milk. [Gr. gala, galaktos, milk.]

Editors Contribution

  1. galactic

    Relating to a galaxy.

    The galactic satellites work efficiently and show amazing pictures of the galaxy that us human beings love to see.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 22, 2020  

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How to pronounce Galactic?

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How to say Galactic in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Galactic in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Galactic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Galactic in a Sentence

  1. Geoffrey Marcy:

    If the Milky Way actually has other intelligent species sending their spacecraft across the galaxy to settle around other stars on other planets, they might communicate using lasers, there could be a galactic Internet not borne by copper wires, not borne by fiber optics, but carried by laser beams crisscrossing the galaxy.

  2. Edward Stone:

    We also have galactic cosmic rays, which are out in the interstellar space trying to flow in, and some of them, only about 30 percent of what's outside, can actually reach Earth.

  3. Richard Branson:

    While those investigations are ongoing and Mr Khashoggi presence is not known, I will suspend my directorships of the two tourism projects. Virgin will also suspend Mr Khashoggi presence discussions with the Public Investment Fund over the proposed investment in our space companies Virgin Galactic and Virgin Orbit.

  4. Jeff Bezos:

    We've always had as our mission that we wanted to fly above the Karman Line, because we didn't want there to be any asterisks next to your name about whether you're an astronaut or not, that's something [ Virgin Galactic is ] going to have to address, in my opinion.

  5. Virgin Galactic:

    I've been so proud of the [ Virgin Galactic ] team, how they've responded to [ the tragedy ] and really moved forward with a sense of urgency, we're about to enter into sort of the highest and fastest part of our flight test program.

Images & Illustrations of Galactic

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