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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Arp, Jean or Hans 1887-1966. French artist and a founder of Dada. He is particularly noted for his abstract reliefs and three-dimensional sculptures.

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  • n. Alsatian artist and poet who was cofounder of dadaism in Zurich; noted for abstract organic sculptures (1887-1966)

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Examples

  • NASA/Associated Press An image provided by NASA in April shows a peculiar system of galaxies known as Arp 194.

    Images From the Hubble Space Telescope

  • NASA via Associated Press EARTH DAY: This image, provided by NASA on Tuesday -- one day before Earth Day -- shows a system of galaxies known as Arp 194.

    Today's Photos: April 22

  • The pair, photographed on Tuesday and Wednesday, is known as Arp 147.

    Space Diary: October 2008

  • The longest-lived one I had lasted 2 years and it was Arp, which is supposed to be hardier.

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  • This is a pair of interacting galaxies known as Arp 147, located about 430 million light-years from Earth in the constellation Cetus.

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  • This video starts with a view of the constellation Libra (known as "The Scales") and zooms in to a place long ago and far away - about 70 million light years - called Arp 261.

    TierneyLab

  • Just when you thought these interactions couldn't look any stranger, this image of a trio of galaxies, called Arp 194, looks as if of the galaxies has sprung a leak.

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  • To commemorate the Hubble Space Telescope's 19 years of historic, trailblazing science, the orbiting telescope has photographed a peculiar system of galaxies known as Arp 194.

    Spaceflight Now

  • This group of galaxies, known as Arp 194 is 600 million light years away from Earth in ..

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  • Garching, Germany (SPX) Apr 22, 2009 - To commemorate the NASA / ESA Hubble Space Telescope's 19 years of success, the orbiting telescope has photographed a peculiar system of galaxies known as Arp 194.

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