Try Our Apps


Pore Over vs. Pour Over

stellar association

noun, Astronomy
a sparsely populated group of between 10 and 1000 young stars of similar spectral type and common origin that are moving too fast to form a permanent, gravitationally bound system.
Also called association of stars, association. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for stellar association

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for stellar

Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for stellar-association