multiple star


Definition of multiple star

: several stars in close proximity that appear to form a single system

Examples of multiple star in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web More than half the stars in the sky are in a binary or multiple star system setup. Quanta Magazine, 18 May 2022 So over half the stars in the sky are actually in binary or multiple star systems. Quanta Magazine, 18 May 2022 About 10% of stars are in triple or multiple star systems. Jamie Carter, Forbes, 5 Oct. 2021 The effect, aided by lighting designer Bruno Poet’s multiple star-effect lights, is dazzling. David Benedict, Variety, 19 Aug. 2021 Castor is a hot, white-colored star that is well known for being a multiple star system. Todd Nelson, Star Tribune, 17 Apr. 2021 The Falcons have seen multiple star players leave since winning their last state title in 2018. Tess Demeyer, Dallas News, 16 Sep. 2020 Just days after the announcement was made, the WWE was also forced to release multiple stars, most notably veteran Kurt Angle. Leah Asmelash, CNN, 22 Apr. 2020 Cinderella’s fairy godmother has been portrayed by multiple stars over the years. Kaitlin Reilly,, 5 Mar. 2020 See More

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First Known Use of multiple star

1786, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of multiple star was in 1786

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“Multiple star.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2022.

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