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The grouping of galaxies in the neighbourhood of our galaxy. It contains about 40 known galaxies including the Milky Way and all the other galaxies within about three or four million light years.
The supercluster of galaxies centred on the rich Virgo cluster of galaxies and including the Local Group as an outlying constituent.