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_____ universe 1)young hot star
 
_____ galaxies 2)group of planets orbiting a star
 
_____ Milky Way 3)name of our galaxy
 
_____ solar system 4)galaxy with arms coming from the center like pinwheel
 
_____ yellow 5)middle-aged star-our sun
 
_____ blue 6)flat round or oval galaxy
 
_____ red 7)a dying star that explodes
 
_____ elliptical 8)186
 
_____ spiral 9)galaxy with no regular shape
 
_____ irregular 10)groups of stars
 
_____ supernova 11)old cooler star
 
_____ light year 12)the stars, galaxies, dust and everything in space