Solaster

noun
Sol·​as·​ter | \ ˈsäˌlastə(r) \

Definition of Solaster

: the type genus of Solasteridae comprising the sun stars — compare rose star

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History and Etymology for Solaster

New Latin, from Latin sol sun + Late Latin aster star

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“Solaster.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Solaster. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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