plerion


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plerion

(ˈplɪərɪən)
n
(Astronomy) a filled-centre supernova remnant in which radiation is emitted by the centre as well as the shell
[from New Latin, from Greek plērōma a filling + -ion]
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plérion
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He was leader of the working group on Supernova remnants, Pulsars and Plerions (WGSPP) for the international Cerenkov Telescope Array since 2008.