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  • 1 Stellar — is an adjective referring to one or more stars. It may also refer to: * Hyundai Stellar, a car built by Hyundai Motor Company * Stellar*, a New Zealand based rock band * Stellar (song), a song by Incubus * Stellar brand of Guitar maker of the… …

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  • 2 Stellar — est le 3e single du groupe japonais Kick Chop Busters, Il a été utilisé pour les pub japonaise du jeu Megaman Starforce 3 sur Nintendo DS. Le single est disponible en deux éditon une régulière avec un CD et une limitée avec un CD et un DVD… …

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  • 3 Stellar — Stel lar, Stellary Stel la*ry, a. [L. stellaris, fr. stella a star. See {Star}.] 1. Of or pertaining to stars; astral; as, a stellar figure; stellary orbs. [1913 Webster] [These soft fires] in part shed down Their stellar virtue. Milton. [1913… …

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  • 4 Stellar 7 — is a futuristic tank simulation computer game based on the arcade game Battlezone in which the player assumes the role of a tank pilot. The enemies include anything from other tanks to mechanical birds. Several years later a sequel game, Nova 9… …

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  • 5 stellar — UK US /ˈstelər/ adjective ► of an extremely high standard: »After two years of stellar performance, he was promoted to the city branch of the agriculture bank. »The company has a stellar reputation for its treatment of its workers. »His new book… …

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  • 6 stellar — [stel′ər] adj. [LL stellaris < L stella, a STAR] 1. of the stars or a star 2. like a star, as in shape 3. by or as by a star performer; excellent; outstanding 4. leading; chief [a stellar role] …

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  • 7 stellar — I adjective astral, capital, celebrated, celestial, chief, crowning, distinguished, dominant, eminent, eventful, extraordinary, famous, first, foremost, grand, heavenly, impressive, leading, main, marked, memorable, momentous, noteworthy,… …

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  • 8 stellar — 1650s, pertaining to stars, star like, from L. stellaris pertaining to a star, starry, from stella (see STAR (Cf. star)). Meaning outstanding, leading (1883) is from the theatrical sense of star …

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  • 9 stellar — *starry, sidereal, astral …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 10 stellar — ► ADJECTIVE 1) relating to a star or stars. 2) informal of or having the quality of a star performer. ORIGIN Latin stellaris, from stella star …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Stellar* — Infobox musical artist Name = Stellar* Img capt = Background = group or band Birth name = Alias = Born = Died = Origin = New Zealand Instrument = Genre = Rock Occupation = Years active = 1994 – present Label = Sony BMG Associated acts = URL =… …

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  • 12 stellar — stel|lar [ˈstelə US ər] adj [only before noun] [Date: 1600 1700; : Late Latin; Origin: stellaris, from Latin stella star ] 1.) relating to the stars →↑interstellar 2.) especially AmE extremely good ▪ the company s stellar growth ▪ …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 13 stellar — [[t]ste̱lə(r)[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n Stellar is used to describe anything connected with stars. A stellar wind streams outward from the star. 2) ADJ GRADED: usu ADJ n A stellar person or thing is considered to be very good. ...a stellar education at… …

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  • 14 stellar — adjective Etymology: Late Latin stellaris, from Latin stella star more at star Date: circa 1656 1. a. of or relating to the stars ; astral b. composed of stars 2. of or relating to a theatrical or film star < stellar names > 3 …

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  • 15 stellar — [“stela* ] mod. excellent; grand. □ It was a stellar performance, and the applause was thunderous. □ Ronald Simpson gave us a stellar characterization of Boris, but the chorus was a disappointment. □ The chorus was stellar! …

    Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • 16 stellar — adjective (only before noun) 1 technical connected with the stars see also: interstellar 2 AmE done extremely well: stellar performance: Well, it wasn t exactly a stellar performance, was it Mike? …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 stellar — /ˈstɛlə / (say steluh) adjective 1. of or relating to the stars; consisting of stars. 2. starlike. 3. relating to a leading actor, etc. 4. Colloquial special; outstanding: a stellar person; a stellar performance. {Late Latin stellāris, from Latin …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 18 stellar — adjective a) Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of stars. The actress gave a stellar performance. b) heavenly …

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  • 19 stellar — sternförmig * * * stel|lar 〈Adj.〉 die Fixsterne u. Sternsysteme betreffend, zu ihnen gehörend [zu lat. stella „Stern“] * * * stel|lar [ʃt… , st… ] <Adj.> [spätlat. stellaris, zu: stella = Stern] (Astron.): die Fixsterne u. Sternsysteme… …

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  • 20 stellar — adj. Stellar is used with these nouns: ↑career, ↑cast, ↑example, ↑performance, ↑performer, ↑record, ↑reputation …

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