galaxy: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (gal'uk-sē), [key]
— pl. -ax•ies.
- a large system of stars held together by mutual gravitation and isolated from similar systems by vast regions of space.
- (usually cap.) SeeMilky Way.
- any large and brilliant or impressive assemblage of persons or things: a galaxy of opera stars.
- galaxy (Thesaurus)