North star

Definition of North star

the star toward which the north pole of the earth very nearly points, and which accordingly seems fixed and immovable in the sky. The star Cynosura, polestar, and by astronomers, Polaris.

See also: North

Related Words

Dipper, Little Bear, Little Dipper, loadstar, lodestar, polar star, Polaris, pole star, polestar, Ursa Minor, variable, variable star
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