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This website presents the reader with fundamental information about Cataclysmic Variables, a Binary System with a White Dwarf and a Normal Star. It also explains their link to Novae and X-Ray emission mechanisms.
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cataclysmic variables, novae, star
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Metadata instance created February 1, 2007 by Enrique Suarez
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