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intergalactic

[¦in·tər·gə′lak·tik]
(astronomy)
Pertaining to the space between the galaxies.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Intergalactic Circus of Wonders features a dazzling selection of songs, dance and drama, with 170 pupils aged eight to 18 performing musicals including Saturday Night Fever, Oliver!
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But with the new X-ray image, astronomers can discern details of the collision, including shock waves of gas at 100 million kelvins plowing through intergalactic space.
Disney's latest full-length cartoon has taken Robert Louis Stevenson's tale and reworked it as an intergalactic adventure where the space craft look remarkably like ye olde galleon.
Comic-book hero Dan Dare, Britain's first intergalactic space traveller, is 50 years old today.
AGENTS so secret they don't even exist, Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith gleefully use gloop guns on renegade aliens reneging on an intergalactic agreement to coexist peacefully on earth.
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While his boss commits to holding a national referendum only if the Treaty of Lisbon is not ratified, Boris takes a more gung-ho approach, claiming Labour is smuggling in Tony Blair as President of Europe where he will "pupate into an intergalactic spokesperson".