AGB final thermal pulse (AFTP)
tape-ye garmâyi-ye pâyâni-ye AGB
Fr.: flash de l'hélium final de l'AGB
In evolutionary models of → low-mass and → intermediate-mass stars, the occurrence of a → helium shell flash just at the moment when the star is leaving the → asymptotic giant branch phase.
Pertaining to or coming at the end; last in place, order, or time.
M.E., from O.Fr. final from L. finalis "of or pertaining to an end, concluding," from finis "end."
Pâyâni from pâyân "end, extremity; limit, boundary," from pâ(y) "foot; step; track," → foot.