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An intermediate spiral galaxy is a galaxy that is in between the classifications of a barred spiral galaxy and an unbarred spiral galaxy. It is designated as SAB in the galaxy morphological classification scheme.
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Under the de Vaucouleurs
classification system, SAB-galaxies are intermediate between SA-galaxies and SB-galaxies
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