nebula
Pronunciation
  • enPR: neb'jə-lə, IPA: /ˈnɛbjʊlə/
Noun

nebula (plural nebulae)

  1. (astronomy) A cloud in outer space consisting of gas or dust (e.g. a cloud formed after a star explodes).
  2. (archaic, medicine) A white spot or slight opacity of the cornea.
  3. (obsolete, medicine) A cloudy appearance in the urine
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