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falling star

noun
1.
an incandescent meteor; a shooting star.
Origin
1555-1565
1555-65
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  • Also called a shooting star or falling star methane: noun: chemical compound that is the basic ingredient of natural gas.
  • When you wish upon a falling star, your dreams can come true.
British Dictionary definitions for falling star

falling star

noun
1.
an informal name for meteor
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