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1) nova. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...New Latin (stlla) nova, new (star), nova, feminine of Latin novus, new. See newo- in Appendix I....

2) Canovas del Castillo, Antonio. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Cánovas del Castillo, Antonio, (anto´nyo ka´novas del kaste´lyo) (KEY) , 1828-97, Spanish conservative politician, historian, and man of letters. During Spain's recurrent...

3) Castro, Rosalia de. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...13th cent.; it reflected the lyrical appeal of Galician folk songs. The melancholy Follas novas (1880) was followed by the despairing verse, in Castilian, of En las...

4) Aquila, in astronomy. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...variable star Eta Aquilae. The brightest nova ever seen occurred in Aquila in 1918. Other novas were observed in Aquila in 389 and 1899; two were observed there in...

5) supernova. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...contracts and then explodes, increasing its energy output as much as a billionfold. Supernovas are the principal distributors of heavy elements throughout the universe;...

6) variable star. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...young objects still embedded in nebulosity, are the least violent of these explosive stars. Novas and supernovas are much more dramatic. Novas are small, very hot...

7) Cannon, Annie Jump. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...still in use. In the course of her photographic work she discovered 300 variable stars, 5 novas, 1 spectroscopic binary, and many stars with bright lines or variable...

8) XIII. Legal Literature: Bibliography. Vol. 8. The Age of Dryden. The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. 1907–21
...early in Edward III s regin; first printed about 1515 and again in 1561 with Articuli ad Novas Narrationes and the Booke of Diversities of Courtes. Olde Tenures....

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