multiple star

noun

Definition of multiple star

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

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The Bulldogs, who finished 14-0 a year ago and allowed just 58 total points, return multiple stars to try for Championship No. Ben Thomas | Bthomas@al.com, al.com, "3 of a kind? UMS-Wright players shooting for school history but not focusing on it," 23 July 2019 The Pistons have been linked with multiple star players the last couple of seasons from Kemba Walker to Bradley Beal. Vince Ellis, Detroit Free Press, "Russell Westbrook could be moved. Do the Detroit Pistons make sense?," 7 July 2019 By waiting until June, the Seattle group could potentially have multiple star candidates to pursue. Geoff Baker, The Seattle Times, "When will Seattle’s NHL franchise hire a general manager? The answer may lie in Edmonton.," 10 Apr. 2019 Rather remarkably, Croatia have multiple stars competing for Europe's elite clubs. SI.com, "Pride and Passion: Croatia's Unrelenting Fighting Spirit Continues to Carry National Hope," 12 July 2018 Teams need multiple stars to win a title against them. Scott Cacciola, Benjamin Hoffman And Marc Stein, New York Times, "Warriors, in Full Dynasty Mode, Sweep Cavaliers in N.B.A. Finals," 9 June 2018 In addition to Discovery, CBS reportedly has multiple Star Trek shows already in development for Kutzman to oversee. Chaim Gartenberg, The Verge, "Star Trek: Discovery showrunner’s new five-year deal could bring Patrick Stewart back to the franchise," 19 June 2018 Producers were left to scramble to find a replacement for Crawford in the two-hander, with multiple stars passing on offers to join the Fox show until Scott engaged. Lesley Goldberg, The Hollywood Reporter, "'Lethal Weapon': Damon Wayans Shares Graphic Video Detailing Issues With Ousted Star Clayne Crawford," 14 May 2018 Faughn has not responded to phone calls from multiple Star reporters since Monday. Bryan Lowry, kansascity, "‘Unethical’ actions by Missouri publisher in Greitens case spark press corps debate | The Kansas City Star," 3 May 2018

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First Known Use of multiple star

1786, in the meaning defined above

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