Sculptor system

Sculptor system

A dwarf elliptical galaxy that is a member of the Local Group.
Collins Dictionary of Astronomy © Market House Books Ltd, 2006

Sculptor system

[′skəlp·tər ‚sis·təm]
(astronomy)
A dwarf, elliptical galaxy in the Local Group, about 270,000 light years away.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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