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n. - One of the four satellites of Jupiter that were discovered by a famous astronomer and physicist.

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  • Today this is sometimes called Galilean relativity.
  • This sort of transformation is referred to as a Galilean velocity transformation.
  • Jupiter and its four planet-size moons, called the Galilean satellites -- reddish Io upper left
  • Four of the 63 moons of Jupiter are called the Galilean moons and were first studied by Galileo. for more
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  • This word was used in the 2006 Scripps National Spelling Bee finals.
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