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of or relating to a galaxy (especially our galaxy the Milky Way)
"the galactic plane"
astronomic, astronomical, galacticadjective
Of or pertaining to milk, or the secretion of milk.
Relating to a galaxy.
Enormous (in size or impact).
Galactic is an American jam band from New Orleans, Louisiana.
of or pertaining to milk; got from milk; as, galactic acid
of or pertaining to the galaxy or Milky Way
Etymology: [Gr. milky, fr. , , milk. See Galaxy, and cf. Lactic.]
Galactic is a funk and jazz jam band from New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
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.]
Relating to a galaxy.
The galactic satellites work efficiently and show amazing pictures of the galaxy that us human beings love to see.
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The numerical value of Galactic in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Galactic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Examples of Galactic in a Sentence
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.
That's what Virgin Galactic tourism customers want, to capture that whole experience [ using installed cameras ] was really a challenging but, I think, [ an ] effectively done design problem.
I think, in general, it is hard to associate a particular comet with a particular star, we must also consider the contribution of the galactic background potential, which is essentially the influence of all the other much more distant, but also much more numerous, stars in the galaxy.
In sci-fi convention, life-forms that hadn't developed space travel were mere prehistory -- horse-shoe crabs of the cosmic scene -- and something of the humiliation of being stuck on a provincial planet in a galactic backwater has stayed with me ever since.
You've got to remember Virgin Galactic has people on every spaceflight... The fact that I'm willing to fly with those people shows confidence, i think the least the founder of Virgin Galactic can do is go up there and fly with his people.
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- galàctic, galàcticaCatalan, Valencian
- colossal, astronomique, phénoménal, galactique, monumental, titanesque, lactiqueFrench
- galaktisk, galax-Swedish
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