from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A loose, irregular grouping of stars that originated from a single nebula in the arms of a spiral galaxy. Also called galactic cluster.
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- n. a more or less irregular star cluster containing tens to thousands of stars
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