Preferred term: ALGOL 60

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<astronomy> A fixed star, in Medusa's head, in the constellation Perseus, remarkable for its periodic variation in brightness.

Origin: Ar. Al-ghl destruction, calamity, fr. Ghala to take suddenly, destroy.

(01 Mar 1998)

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