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constellate

[kon-stuh-leyt] /ˈkɒn stəˌleɪt/
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), constellated, constellating.
1.
to cluster together, as stars in a constellation.
Origin
1615-1625
1615-25; < Late Latin constellātus star-studded, equivalent to Latin con- con- + stell(a) star + -ātus -ate1
Related forms
unconstellated, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for constellate

constellate

/ˈkɒnstɪˌleɪt/
verb
1.
to form into clusters in or as if in constellations
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