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Meaning of LODESTAR

Pronunciation:  'lowd`stâr

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  something that serves as a model or guide
  2. [n]  guiding star; a star that is used as a reference point in navigation of astronomy

LODESTAR is a 8 letter word that starts with L.


 Synonyms: loadstar, loadstar
 See Also: example, model, North Star, polar star, Polaris, polestar, star



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Lode"star`\, n.
Same as {Loadstar}.

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