Definition of Interstellar

1. Adjective. Between or among stars. "The density of hydrogen in interplanetary and interstellar space"

Partainyms: Star



Definition of Interstellar

1. a. Between or among the stars; as, interstellar space.

Definition of Interstellar

1. Adjective. between the stars ¹

2. Adjective. among the stars ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Interstellar

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Interstellar

interspiration
interspirations
interspongioplastic substance
interstack
interstacked
interstacking
interstadial
interstadials
interstage
interstapedial
interstate
interstate-compact
interstate compact
interstates
interstation
interstellar (current term)
interstellar extinction
interstellar medium
interstellar space
interstellar spaces
interstellary
interstep
interstereocilia
interstereocilial
intersterile
intersterility
intersternal
intersternebral joints
interstice
intersticed

Literary usage of Interstellar

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. An Almanack for the Year of Our Lord by Joseph Whitaker (1869)
"interstellar MATTER The space between the stars is not ... The density of interstellar gas averages one atom in each cubic centimetre; this may be compared ..."

2. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"The first three sections—interstellar Hydrogen, The Physical State of the interstellar Gas, and interstellar Dust— are the basic ones; they occupy about ..."

3. Exploring Organic Environments in the Solar System by National Research Council (U.S.) (2007)
"interstellar Chemistry THE interstellar MEDIUM Inventory of Organic Compounds in ... Astronomical observations, combined with studies of interstellar grains ..."

4. Priorities in Space Science Enabled by Nuclear Power And Propulsion by Ssb (2006)
"than 25 years.2-5 The scientific objectives of such a mission have been articulated by a variety of panels and studies, most recently by NASA's interstellar ..."

5. The Network Revolution: Confessions of a Computer Scientist by Jacques Vallee (1982)
"We expose the first instance of interstellar deception, and we begin to doubt that artificial intelligence experts are telling us the whole truth. ..."

6. Tennyson, as a Student and Poet of Nature by Joseph Norman Lockyer, Winifred Lucas Lockyer (1910)
"interstellar SPACE The Gods, who haunt The lucid interspace of world and world, Where never creeps a cloud, or moves a wind, Nor ever falls the least white ..."

7. Modern Views of Electricity by Oliver Lodge (1907)
"LECTURE V THE interstellar ETHER1 THERE is, I believe, a general tendency to underrate the certainty of some of ..."

8. Descriptive Meteorology by Willis Luther Moore (1910)
"Now heat, light, and other manifestations of energy come to the earth from the sun, and it is assumed that interstellar space must be filled by a ..."

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