subdwarf

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EtymologyEdit

sub- +‎ dwarf

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subdwarf (plural subdwarfs)

  1. (astronomy) A star that is dimmer than a main sequence star of same temperature. They are located below the main sequence in the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram.

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