Mu Cephei star

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An obsolete term originally applied to a variable star with a late-type spectrum and irregular variations. Such a star is now classified as a semiregular late-type supergiant (SRC). The type star, Mu Cephei, is also known as the Garnet Star.

Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics.

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