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W Virginis star

Edited by Ian Ridpath

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

Third edition


Published online February 2018 | e-ISBN: 9780191851193

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A type of Population II Cepheid variable; abbr. CW. They are giants that undergo *radial pulsation in the *

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Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics

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