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pulsar

Edited by Jonathan Law and Richard Rennie

in A Dictionary of Physics

Seventh edition

Published in print January 2015 | ISBN: 9780198714743
Published online September 2015 | e-ISBN: 9780191783036
pulsar

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A celestial source of radiation emitted in brief (0.03 to 4 seconds) regular pulses. First discovered in 1968, pulsars

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Subjects: Physics

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