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dwarf

verb control, dominate, minimize, rise above, stunt, tower over
Associated concepts: federal government's laws dwarfing state laws, supremacy clause
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Previous estimates had predicted as many brown dwarfs as typical stars, but the new initial tally from WISE shows just one brown dwarf for every six stars.
Brown dwarfs are classified by a mass between that of a giant planet and a small star and are referred to as (https://www.
Bayo's team used the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array in Chile to examine OST44's disk, finding that its dust matches what's expected based on observations of disks around other stars and more massive brown dwarfs.
Currently available surveys enable identification of faint dwarfs in nearby galaxy groups, and recently, a team of astronomers led by Adam Smercina of the University of Michigan has detected such a new faint dwarf in the M81 Group - one of the groups nearest to the Local Group.
The 97 oral presentations and 53 poster papers in this collection cover white dwarf samples, surveys, and luminosity functions; SN Ia connection; white dwarfs with planetary systems; atmospheres: composition and evolution; pulsating and variable white dwarfs; structure, stellar evolution, and fundamental physics; and white dwarfs in binaries, cataclysmic variables.
Brown dwarfs usually are born, not made, and so this little stellar "failure" sheds new and important light on the existence of cannibalism among the stars.
Hydrogen and helium blanket most white dwarfs, hiding what lies beneath.
Other topics of the 85 papers include mass distribution and luminosity functions, white dwarfs excepting from the Hyades, the angular momentum of isolated white dwarf stars, the link between RS Ophiuchi and type Ia supernovae, creating white dwarf photospheres in the laboratory, and the frequency of debris disks at white dwarfs.
Washington, July 29 ( ANI ): Brown dwarfs believed to be 'failed stars,' by researchers, could have the ability to give birth to planets.
BIRMINGHAM Hippodrome is to stage Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs - without the dwarfs.
7 DWARFS FURY AS KIDS GET PANTO JOBS YOU can't have kids playing dwarfs in Snow White, surely?
Dwarfs play a very important role in German sagas and many of these elements can be found in the fairy tales collected by the brothers Jakob and Wilhelm Grimm.