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Quasar

Meaning: A space object that appears like a star but is much brighter and distant, characterised by a very large red shift

Apr 8, 2015 10:39 IST

Quasar: Noun

Pronunciation: Kwey-zahr

Meaning: A space object that appears like a star but is much brighter and distant, characterised by a very large red shift.

Usage/Example:

It is only recently that astronomers have discovered the existence of quasars.