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  • adj. Of or pertaining to astrophysics.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to the physics of astronomical science.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to astronomical physics.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or concerned with astrophysics

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Examples

  • Prior to his work, one simply did not take these forces into consideration: through him, they have found widespread application in astrophysical problems, particularly in studying that phase of the development of the solar system in which the planets and satellites were created.

    Nobel Prize in Physics 1970 - Presentation Speech

  • The murder of Jews in Europe by Nazi Germany should not be seen as a kind of astrophysical "Black Hole," that ingests the past as well as the future.

    Daily News Alert from Israel - COP/JCPA

  • I did not know it then, but I am what is called an “Indigo Adult” or “Star Seed” depending on whose label we choose to identify a new breed of human being that is infiltrating this dimension at this time in our collective astrophysical history.

    All Things Girl » All Things Girl » Blog Archive » Guest Post: Dr. Janine Talty, D. O., M. P. H.

  • In astrophysical terms, a singularity is a point in space with no height, width, or depth – often with a whole star shoved inside.

    2010 March archive | J. Robert King

  • Fr. Spitzer is currently engaged in an ambitious project to explain the metaphysical consequences of the latest astrophysical discoveries, mainly, the existence of a Creator.

    Three priests

  • “That is why we need contemporary ‘translators’ that are capable of bringing today's science to regular people, and especially, to bring the astrophysical response to atheism,” he added.

    Three priests

  • This class of computer-controlled cameras is typically used to measure the light from distant stars and galaxies in astrophysical research.

    The Sacred Promise

  • Sure, these so-called "hot Jupiters" were interesting from an astrophysical point of view.

    Seth Shostak: A Planet Someone Might Call Home

  • We've long thought that religion and astrophysical matters, even what's been considered the occult are separate issues.

    How the Species Began Again, I

  • Key roles in answering these questions will be made by experiments at Cern's Large Hadron Collider, which started operations in earnest last year and is expected to run for most of the next 20 years; others will be played by astrophysical searches for dark matter and cosmological observations such as those from the European Space Agency's Planck satellite.

    20 predictions for the next 25 years

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