late-type star

noun

astronomy any star with a surface temperature below that of the sun, of spectral type K, M, C, or SCompare: early-type star

Nearby words

  1. late wood,
  2. late-blooming,
  3. late-night,
  4. late-onset diabetes,
  5. late-term,
  6. latecomer,
  7. lated,
  8. lateen,
  9. lateen sail,
  10. lateen-rigged

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