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starburst

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noun star·burst \ˈstär-ˌbərst\

Simple Definition of starburst

  • : something (such as a pattern) that looks like rays of light spreading out from a center

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of starburst

  1. :  something (as a pattern) that resembles diverging rays of light <starbursts of color>

1959

First Known Use of starburst

1959


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