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19:19 Oct 23, 2006
Russian to English translations [PRO]
Science - Astronomy & Space
Russian term or phrase: звезда-спутница
Пока нет хорошего объяснения 5.5-летнего цикла η Car , хотя некоторые исследователи предположили, что за него ответственна ***звезда-спутница***.
Alla Gorina
Russian Federation
Local time: 09:47
English translation:companion star
companion star
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companion star is very good. thanks to all!
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4 +4companion starxxxBezbozhii
3orbiter, star's orbitermaxomel



2 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +4
companion star

companion star

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Grading comment
companion star is very good. thanks to all!

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  GaryG: These are double-star systems, if memory serves....
3 mins

agree  Tevah_Trans
9 mins

agree  Vitaly Kisin: binary systems, Gary
3 hrs

agree  Kirill Semenov
9 hrs
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7 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5
orbiter, star's orbiter

my guess

Local time: 01:47
Native speaker of: Native in UkrainianUkrainian, Native in RussianRussian
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