U Sco, an object known as a recurrent nova, had been predicted to outburst during a two-year window beginning in the spring of 2008.
What does NR stand for?
NR stands for Recurrent Nova
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We have 53 other meanings of NR in our Acronym Attic
- Nouvelle République (French: New Republic; newspaper)
- November Rain (Guns N' Roses song)
- Nuclear Reactor
- Nuclear Receptor (protein class)
- Nucleo de Reserva (Guatemala, police reserves)
- Null Reference
- Number of Rotations (main rotor speed)
- Nummer (Swedish: Number)
- Nursing Research
- Submersible Research Vehicle (Nuclear Propulsion)
- Naval Research & Development
- Naval Research & Development Command
- Navy Rights and Responsibilities
- Nitrate Reductase Negative
- Net-Ready Key Performance Parameter
- Non-Redundant Protein Data Bank
- Net Ready/Key Performance Parameter
- Naval Reactors 1 (Research Submarine)
- NMDA (N-Methyl-D-Aspartate) Receptor 1 (biochemistry)
Samples in periodicals archive:
BW Scl: Aug 4,21,24, Sep 1-3,5,6,8,9,13-15,18,22,23,29, Oct 9,11-13,15 // 22 nights * CD Ind: Jun 22-25,27-29, Jul 19, Aug 1,5,6, Sep 7 // 12 nights * DV Sco: Sep 3,5,8-10 // 5 nights * EX Hya: Apr 16,17,20-25 // 8 nights * GW Lib: May 6,7,22,31, Jun 1,2,5-7,10-13,19-22,25,27,29,30, Jul 1-3,5,6,9,19--24,27,28,30, Aug 1,4 // 38 nights * IGR J14536-5522: Apr 6,7,10,15, May 5 // 5 nights * RU Hor: Aug 7-15 // 9 nights * V745 Sco: Aug 8,9,13-16,21,23-25, Sep 2,14-16,23,30, Oct 9 // 17 nights * V1040 Cen: Apr 8-10,16,21 * VY Agr (V): Jun 30, Jul 1-6,9,10 // 9 nights * VY Aqr: Jul 20-30, Aug 2 // 12 nights V745 Sco is a recurrent nova about which not much is published.
9781583816745 RS Ophiuchi (2006) and the recurrent nova phenomenon.