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grow or become attached by accretion

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The images provide compelling evidence for the classical model of how newborn stars accrete matter, the same process our own sun underwent soon after its birth.
Jon Miller, an associate professor of astronomy at U-M who also works on the project, said that if Sagittarius A* consumes some of G2, we can learn about black holes accreting at low levels-sneaking midnight snacks, asserting that it is potentially a unique window into how most black holes in the present-day universe accrete.
Grids start to wobble, rows of dots begin to meander, stripes accrete in seeming monotony.
Polychroni said that they believe the reason for this is simply that on the filaments the embryonic stars have access to more 'food', or as we say there is more gas and dust available for these objects to accrete from, and grow bigger than their poor cousins in the field that are 'starved.
In Rainforest Fire, 1992, forms accrete in crisscrossing and heaving painterly passages suggesting the interdependency of vegetal, mineral, and animal.
Management believes that its strategy of pursuing the strategic combination of assets and net income and unique enhanced China-SFDA licensed pharmaceutical drug pipeline and technologies will accrete value to the Company and its shareholders.
Leg 112 researchers also found thatstarting about 12 million years ago, sediments began to accrete in the classic way after a 2-kilometer-high ridge plunged beneath the margin.
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