<b>Field 40</b>: Type of variability

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Field 40: Type of variability

The data on variability type are taken from the GCVS and NSV Catalogues (see field 39). The abbreviations given in Table V2 gif follow the main classes of variability (eruptive, pulsating, rotating, cataclysmic, eclipsing, and X-ray variable stars). If the 3-letter code used here is an abbreviation of the type of variability given in the two source catalogues, the complete designation is given in Table V2 gif (page gif) between brackets:



The Meudon Hipparcos Input Catalogue Team
mer 16 nov 15:51:31 MET 1994