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Meaning of POLAR STAR

Pronunciation:  'powlur stâr

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  the brightest star in Ursa Minor; at the end of the handle of the little dipper; the northern axis of the earth points toward it
 
 Synonyms: North Star, Polaris, polestar
 
 See Also: Dipper, Little Bear, Little Dipper, loadstar, lodestar, Ursa Minor, variable, variable star

 

 

 

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