Wolf-Lundmark-Melotte galaxy

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Wolf-Lundmark-Melotte galaxy

[′vȯlf ′lu̇nd‚märk mə′lät ‚gal·ik·sē]
(astronomy)
A dwarf irregular galaxy that is about 1.3 to 1.8 megaparsecs distant and is probably a member of the Local Group.
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Our other Local Group member is Wolf-Lundmark-Melotte (WLM) or MCG-3-1-15, a dwarf irregular galaxy 3.