red giant

red giant (plural red giants)

  1. (star) A large red coloured star with a lower surface temperature than many stars, being at the final stage of moderately massive main-sequence stars.
  • French: géante rouge
  • German: Roter Riese
  • Italian: gigante rossa
  • Portuguese: gigante vermelha
  • Russian: кра́сный гига́нт
  • Spanish: gigante roja

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