multiple star

noun

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 Just days after the announcement was made, the WWE was also forced to release multiple stars, most notably veteran Kurt Angle. Leah Asmelash, CNN, "Darts, iRacing and baseball from Taiwan. A guide to the sports airing now, since most go-tos are gone," 22 Apr. 2020 Cinderella’s fairy godmother has been portrayed by multiple stars over the years. Kaitlin Reilly, refinery29.com, "Billy Porter’s Fairy Godmother Will Be Totally New," 5 Mar. 2020 Cinderella’s fairy godmother has been portrayed by multiple stars over the years. Kaitlin Reilly, refinery29.com, "Billy Porter’s Fairy Godmother Will Be Totally New," 5 Mar. 2020 The Olympics are held in such high esteem that multiple stars still currently playing deep and into their 30s are using the motivation of Tokyo 2020 as a potential career finish line. SI.com, "One Year Out: What to Watch Ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics," 24 July 2019 New technology will enable the coronagraph to block multiple stars at the same time, needed to hunt for exoplanets in star systems that, unlike our own, have two stars or more. Umar Farooq, Science | AAAS, "‘We put everything into it.’ Modest telescope could have big impact on Turkish science," 4 Mar. 2020 Cinderella’s fairy godmother has been portrayed by multiple stars over the years. Kaitlin Reilly, refinery29.com, "Billy Porter’s Fairy Godmother Will Be Totally New," 4 Mar. 2020 The new Lizzie McGuire series joins a Disney+ roster that also includes multiple Star Wars live-action series, Marvel Cinematic Universe TV spinoffs, a new take on High School Musical and an animated Monsters, Inc., among others. Lesley Goldberg, Billboard, "Hilary Duff to Reprise 'Lizzie McGuire' Role for New Disney+ Series," 23 Aug. 2019 The defense lost multiple stars but retained a talented and experienced core. Nathan Baird, cleveland, "Can Ohio State football capitalize on the Justin Fields window of opportunity?," 19 Feb. 2020

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First Known Use of multiple star

1786, in the meaning defined above

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“Multiple star.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multiple%20star. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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