awesome car made by chevy in the 60's and 70's usually equipped with a chevy smallblock (v-8) (not a vauxhill, these are north american cars) made in 2 door and 4 door versions during the 70's. about as big as a boat. classic muscle car especially if you have a 68 or 69. look amazing and burn sum mean rubber.
my 4 door 78 nova kiks the shizatt outta your cavalier!! pansy boy.
by mike aka stretch October 04, 2005
Noun (astrophysics terminology): the catastrophic self-destruction of a "main sequence" stellar body via a runaway nuclear fusion reaction caused by the accretion of hydrogen atoms over time, surpassing the star's ability to burn off the accreted hydrogen prior to the initiation of the reaction.
The Crab Nebula was originally thought to be the product of a nova explosion, but is now known to be the result of the supernova of star Taurus-A.
by speedog July 09, 2010