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Pole Star

Pole Star (Polaris, North Star) Important navigational star, nearest to the n celestial star. It is in the constellation Ursa Minor and always marks due n.

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North Star

North Star Astron. another term for Polaris.

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North Star

North Star: see Polaris.

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