Definitions

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

  • adj. Being or occurring between galaxies: intergalactic space.

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  • adj. Occurring between galaxies.

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  • adj. between or among galaxies

Etymologies

From inter- +‎ galactic. (Wiktionary)

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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  • 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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  • 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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  • 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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  • Also, I have to add that while I don't remember the full story of Reed saving Galactus's life, I do seem to recall that Byrne later had Reed being brought before some kind of intergalactic court for having done so - so that is hardly showing such a weighty decision without some consequence.

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  • Also, I have to add that while I don’t remember the full story of Reed saving Galactus’s life, I do seem to recall that Byrne later had Reed being brought before some kind of intergalactic court for having done so - so that is hardly showing such a weighty decision without some consequence.

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  • I guess they had some kind of intergalactic glitch earlier in the day.

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