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(Science: astronomy) a fixed star, in Medusa's head, in the constellation perseus, remarkable for its periodic variation in brightness.

Origin: ar. Al-ghl destruction, calamity, fr. Ghala to take suddenly, destroy.

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Need help with an alien cell (for a plausible fiction)

... an encyclopaedia regarding the science behind the novels. The story plays off on the fictitious planet of Novusvita in the factitious trinary Algol solar system. Now, on this planet there is complex life, coming forth in three distinctive forms or domains: Liquiphita (life based within organic ...

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