A type of galaxy that doesn't show any obvious structure or form. Normal classes of galaxy are found in the "Hubble Tuning Fork Diagram" but irregular galaxies don't fall into such categories.

Irregular Galaxy NGC 2337 in Lynx (credit:- ESA/Hubble/NASA)

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