intragalactic

[in-truh-guh-lak-tik]

adjective Astronomy.

existing or occurring within a single galaxy.

Nearby words

  1. intrafallopian,
  2. intrafascicular,
  3. intrafilar,
  4. intrafusal,
  5. intrafusal fiber,
  6. intragenerational mobility,
  7. intraligamentary pregnancy,
  8. intralingual,
  9. intralobular duct,
  10. intramarginal

Origin of intragalactic

First recorded in 1960–65; intra- + galactic

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