Definition of Nebular Hypothesis in English :

Define Nebular Hypothesis in English

Nebular Hypothesis meaning in English

Meaning of Nebular Hypothesis in English

Pronunciation of Nebular Hypothesis in English

Nebular Hypothesis pronunciation in English

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Nebular Hypothesis

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Noun

1. nebular hypothesis

(cosmology) the theory that the solar system evolved from a hot gaseous nebula

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Nebular Hypothesis

see synonyms of nebular hypothesis
noun
the theory that the solar system evolved from the gravitational collapse of nebular matter

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Nebular Hypothesis

see synonyms of nebular hypothesis
any of several hypotheses about the origin of the solar system, based on the theory that the sun and the planets formed at about the same time from a nebula

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Nebular Hypothesis

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n.
A hypothesis concerning the formation of stars and planets, and therefore the origin of the solar system, according to which a rotating nebula underwent gravitational collapse into a star with an accretion disk, from which planets condensed or formed by coagulation of dust particles into increasingly larger bodies.

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