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What does WR stand for?

WR stands for Wolf-Rayet Star

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Other topics include heating hot atmospheres with active galactic nuclei, the physical properties of Wolf-Rayet stars, the physics and chemistry of cold dark clouds, the statistical properties of exoplanets, and relativistic X-ray lines from the inner accretion disks around black holes.
328) states that star BAT99-2 "is the hottest Wolf-Rayet star known, with a surface temperature of 120,000 kelvins.