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Astro*Dictionary by Michael Erlewine





1 article for "Brown Dwarf"

Brown Dwarf [Astro*Index]

Star-like objects with about 1/10 the mass of the Sun, which do not have sufficient mass to kindle the fusion reactions that cause a star to give off massive amounts of energy.

See also: ♦ Stellar Evolution


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