[soh-shuh-lis-tik] /ˌsoʊ ʃəˈlɪs tɪk/
of or relating to socialists or .
in accordance with .
advocating or supporting .
resembling or sympathizing with socialism
1848, from socialist + -ic. Related: Socialistically.
[sfer-i-kuh l, sfeer-] /ˈsfɛr ɪ kəl, ˈsfɪər-/ adjective 1. having the form of a ; globular. 2. formed in or on a , as a figure. 3. of or relating to a or . 4. pertaining to the heavenly bodies, or to their supposed revolving or shells. 5. pertaining to the heavenly bodies regarded astrologically […]
[sov-rin, sov-er-in, suhv-] /ˈsɒv rɪn, ˈsɒv ər ɪn, ˈsʌv-/ noun 1. a monarch; a king, queen, or other supreme ruler. 2. a person who has supreme power or authority. 3. a group or body of persons or a state having sovereign authority. 4. a gold coin of the United Kingdom, equal to one pound sterling: […]
[stey-shuh-ner-ee] /ˈsteɪ ʃəˌnɛr i/ adjective 1. standing still; not moving. 2. having a fixed position; not movable. 3. established in one place; not itinerant or migratory. 4. remaining in the same condition or state; not changing: The market price has remained stationary for a week. 5. . noun, plural stationaries. 6. a person or thing […]
- Quasi-stellar object
[kwey-zahy-stel-er, kwey-sahy-, kwah-see-, -zee-] /ˈkweɪ zaɪˈstɛl ər, ˈkweɪ saɪ-, ˈkwɑ si-, -zi-/ noun 1. quasar. Abbreviation: QSO. noun 1. a member of any of several classes of astronomical bodies, including quasars (strong radio sources) and quasi-stellar galaxies (no traceable radio emission), both of which have exceptionally large red shifts QSO