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radio star

(stellar radio source, radio source star)
(star emitting much radio)

A radio star (stellar radio source or radio source star) is a star that emits a lot of radio, either constant or pulsed. Different kinds of stars fit this criteria, including pulsars, and rotating radio transients, which are also a type of neutron star.

Late-type stars may also produce masers. The Sun produces some radio waves but not enough to be considered a radio star.

Quasars are not stars, thus a quasar radio source is not a radio star.


(star type,radio)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Radio_star

Referenced by:
radio source (RS)

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