Polestar

  • 1 Polestar — Pole star , n. 1. Polaris, or the north star. See {North star}, under {North}. [1913 Webster] 2. A guide or director. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 polestar — [pōl′stär΄] n. 1. Polaris, the North Star: usually Pole Star 2. a guiding principle 3. a center of attraction …

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  • 3 polestar — /pohl stahr /, n. 1. Polaris. 2. something that serves as a guiding principle. 3. something that is the center of attention or attraction. [1545 55; POLE2 + STAR] * * * ▪ astronomy also spelled  pole star , also called (Northern Hemisphere)… …

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  • 4 polestar — North North, a. Lying toward the north; situated at the north, or in a northern direction from the point of observation or reckoning; proceeding toward the north, or coming from the north. [1913 Webster] {North following}. See {Following}, a., 2 …

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  • 5 polestar — noun Date: 1555 1. North Star 2. a. a directing principle ; guide b. a center of attraction …

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  • 6 polestar — Synonyms and related words: Aldebaran, Canicula, Dog Star, Hesper, Hesperus, Lucifer, North Star, Phosphor, Phosphorus, Polaris, Sirius, Venus, Vesper, artificial magnet, bar magnet, celestial body, center of attraction, center of consciousness,… …

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  • 7 polestar — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. lodestar, Polaris; guide; magnet, cynosure. See attraction, direction. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. Polaris, guide, north star; see star 1 …

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  • 8 polestar — n. North Star, star that is visually located near the North Pole, Polaris …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 9 polestar — n. 1. North star, polar star, loadstar, Polaris. 2. Guide, cynosure, guiding star …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 10 polestar — pole•star [[t]ˈpoʊlˌstɑr[/t]] n. 1) astron. Polaris 2) something that serves as a guiding principle • Etymology: 1545–55 …

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  • 11 polestar — n. 1 Astron. a star in Ursa Minor now about 1° distant from the celestial north pole. 2 a a thing or principle serving as a guide. b a centre of attraction …

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  • 12 Polestar Racing — Гоночная команда Дебют 1996[1] Страна …

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  • 13 Polestar (comics) — Superherobox| caption=Polestar just prior to helping murder Nightwatch. comic color=background:#ff8080 character name=Polestar real name=Thomas Duffy (Polestar I), Patrick Trettel (Polestar II) publisher=Marvel Comics debut= Amazing Spider Man… …

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  • 14 Polestar (disambiguation) — A pole star is a visible star that is approximately aligned with the Earth s axis of rotation.Pole star, polestar or polar star may also refer to:*Philip Segal, an Executive Producer with his own company, Polestar *Zbigniew Cybulski, a Polish… …

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  • 15 north star — Polestar, loadstar …

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  • 16 Дальгрен, Роберт — В Википедии есть статьи о других людях с такой фамилией, см. Дальгрен. Роберт Дальгрен …

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  • 17 Рустад, Томми — Томми Рустад …

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  • 18 Shen Kuo — Infobox Scientist name = Shen Kuo zh. 沈括 image width = 280px caption = Shen Kuo, a Chinese scientist famous for his concepts of true north and land formation, among others. (Modern artist s impression) birth date = 1031 birth place = Qiantang… …

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  • 19 George Elliott Clarke — (born February 12 1960) is a Canadian poet and playwright. His work largely explores and chronicles the experience and history of the Black Canadian community of Nova Scotia and New Brunswick, creating a cultural geography that Clarke refers to… …

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  • 20 El Toro Negro — Superherobox| caption= comic color=background:#ff8080 character name=El Toro Negro real name=Sergio Torres publisher=Marvel Comics debut= Amazing Scarlet Spider #2 (December 1995) creators=Tom Defalco Mark Bagley alliance color=background:#c0c0ff …

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