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gas streamer

(stream of gas)

The term gas streamer describes gas observed to be moving in a stream, e.g., away from a galaxy, especially an active galactic nucleus (AGN) or black hole. The term has been used to describe a gas stream in the Local Group, and a gas stream eclipsing the center of galaxy NGC 5548.

(black holes,AGN,gas)
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