molecular astronomy


noun

the branch of astronomy dealing with the study of molecules in space.

Nearby words

  1. mole rat,
  2. mole run,
  3. mole salamander,
  4. molech,
  5. molecular,
  6. molecular beam,
  7. molecular biology,
  8. molecular clock,
  9. molecular cloud,
  10. molecular disease

Origin of molecular astronomy

First recorded in 1965–70

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