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Russian translation of “black hole”

black hole

noun [C]    
an area in outer space that sucks material and light into it from which it cannot escape
черная дыра
Astronomy - general words
(Definition of black hole noun from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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