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(CH, C-H, [CH], Carbyne, Hydridocarbon, Methyladyne)
(compound of one carbon and one hydrogen atom)

Methylidyne (CH) is a compound of one Carbon and one Hydrogen atom. It is highly reactive, but exists in gas form in the Interstellar Medium, and can be identified through Spectroscopy.

A CH Star is a star with strong CH-Absorption Bands, often in Binary Stars.


Referenced by:
G Band