Auger shower


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Auger shower

(oh-zhay ) another name for air shower. See cosmic rays.
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Auger shower

[ō′zhā ¦shau̇·ər]
(astronomy)
A very large cosmic-ray shower. Also known as extensive air shower.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.