Canadian Space Agency
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Translation: télescope spatial James Webb
Definition: Successor to the highly successful Hubble Space Telescope that will use the near-infrared and mid-infrared wavelengths. Formerly known as Next Generation Space Telescope (NGST).
Other Definition: None
Synonym: Next Generation Space Telescope (NGST)