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KK Pronunciation

〔 ˋgælәksI 〕


〔 ˊɡælәksi 〕

Overview of noun galaxy

The noun galaxy has 3 senses

  • galaxy -- (a splendid assemblage (especially of famous people))

  • galax, galaxy, wandflower, beetleweed, coltsfoot, Galax urceolata -- (tufted evergreen perennial herb having spikes of tiny white flowers and glossy green round to heart-shaped leaves that become coppery to maroon or purplish in fall)

  • galaxy, extragalactic nebula -- ((astronomy) a collection of star systems; any of the billions of systems each having many stars and nebulae and dust; "`extragalactic nebula' is a former name for `galaxy'")