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RE: Unwelcome Email: White Dwarfs and Neutron Stars

Christopher Fulkerson, Ph.D. (christopher@christopherfulkerson.com)



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On Fri, May 29, 2009 10:14 am, Fiat Knox wrote:
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> Dejpu'bogh Hov also works for me, though as with the English "neutron
> star" and "pulsar", or "black hole" and "collapsar," it might be possible
> to consider both options as possibly valid, in the same way as we have
> "not" and "paghlogh" for "never."
>
> Heh. mu'qaD veS as inspiration for astronomy. :)
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> Peace,
>
>
> Alex.
>
> "Oh, I love it when they /ask/ me to corrupt them ..." - Me, talking to
> Nai, Mar 01 2008
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> "You people and your quaint little categories." - Captain Jack Harkness,
> Torchwood
>
> "We're grown ups now, and it's our turn to decide what that means." -
> Randall Munroe, http://xkcd.com
>
> Conquer the Universe with me! See how at http://fiat-knox.livejournal.com
>
> We are now leaving the Kingdom of Star Trek and entering normal space.
>
>
> --- On Fri, 29/5/09, Steven Boozer <sboozer@uchicago.edu> wrote:
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>> From: Steven Boozer <sboozer@uchicago.edu>
>> Subject: RE: White Dwarfs and Neutron Stars
>> To: "'tlhingan-hol@kli.org'" <tlhingan-hol@kli.org>
>> Date: Friday, 29 May, 2009, 5:58 PM
>> Fiat Knox (Alex):
>> >White dwarf stars and neutron stars are, in essence,
>> the remains of dead
>> >stars which collapsed, degenerating their matter into
>> something akin to a
>> >big diamond the size of the Earth (white dwarfs) and a
>> block of neutrons
>> >the size of Milwaukee (neutron stars).
>> >
>> >So how about [Hov lom] (white dwarf) and [Hov lomHom]
>> (neutron star), or
>> >some such?
>> This should be *{lom Hov} "corpse star" or even
>> *{lomHov}.  It's a type of star, not a type of
>> corpse.  Compare the various ship types:  HIvDuj,
>> may'Duj, qughDuj, SuyDuj, toDDuj, tongDuj, toQDuj,
>> tlharghDuj, veQDuj, veSDuj, etc. 
>>
>> But more importantly, how is this better than {Dejpu'bogh
>> Hov} "collapsed star"?
>>
>>   Dejpu'bogh Hov rur qablIj
>>   Your face looks like a collapsed star! (PK)
>>
>> You could say *{Dejpu'bogh HovHom} for the smaller variety
>> if you really need to.
>>
>>
>> --
>> Voragh             
>>            
>> Canon Master of the Klingons
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