Betelguese


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Bet´el`guese

    (bĕt´ĕl`jēz)
n.1.(Astron.) A bright star of the first magnitude, near one shoulder of Orion.
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To the south is the constellation of Orion, featuring the orange star Betelguese and the hot blue star Rigel.
Thorne-Zytkow objects (TZOs) are hybrids of red supergiant and neutron stars that superficially resemble normal red supergiants, such as Betelguese in the constellation Orion.
Thorne-Ea[beaucoup plus grand que]ytkow objects (TEa[beaucoup plus grand que]Os) are hybrids of red supergiant and neutron stars that superficially resemble normal red supergiants, such as Betelguese in the constellation Orion.