Definitions

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  • adjective Being or occurring between galaxies.

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  • adjective Occurring between galaxies.

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  • adjective between or among galaxies

Etymologies

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From inter- +‎ galactic.

Examples

  • Mr. Peckman is a firm believer in intergalactic life, though he has never been personally contacted by an alien.

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  • Mephisto lures the Surfer to a dive in intergalactic nowhere.

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  • Mephisto lures the Surfer to a dive in intergalactic nowhere.

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  • The other is highly intelligent, able to walk through walls and control matter, carries its eggs itself, was drifting in intergalactic space, and was overcome because of a psychological weakness.

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  • You too can engage in intergalactic space combat for about $55 USD for a USB 2.0 mecha, or $45 for a USB 1.1 mecha.

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  • We then follow his journey towards the training facility, the whole process of "rejuvenation" and all the consequences this corporeal change brings to a couple of thousand people with very alienated relationship towards their bodies; forming of new friendships (the clique of "Old Farts", as they name themselves) and finally John's participation in intergalactic war where the race of men battles myriad of diverse and rapacious alien races for the right of colonization and expansion.

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  • We then follow his journey towards the training facility, the whole process of "rejuvenation" and all the consequences this corporeal change brings to a couple of thousand people with very alienated relationship towards their bodies; forming of new friendships (the clique of "Old Farts", as they name themselves) and finally John's participation in intergalactic war where the race of men battles myriad of diverse and rapacious alien races for the right of colonization and expansion.

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  • Rather, the rejuvenating spark more likely came from a gradual sopping-up of the gas in the so-called intergalactic medium, the thin soup of material between galaxies.

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  • Rather, the rejuvenating spark more likely came from a gradual sopping-up of the gas in the so-called intergalactic medium, the thin soup of material between galaxies.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • I also have said in speeches from time to time that going from Southeast Arkansas to Northwest Arkansas is to take a trip that sometimes I've called intergalactic and sometimes interplanetary.

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