stellular

stellular

[stel-yuh-ler]
adjective
1.
having the form of a small star or small stars.
2.
spotted with stars.

Origin:
1790–1800; < Late Latin stellul(a) (stell(a) star + -ula -ule) + -ar1

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stellular (ˈstɛljʊlə)
 
adj
1.  displaying or abounding in small stars: a stellular pattern
2.  resembling a little star or little stars
 
[C18: from Late Latin stellula, diminutive of Latin stella star]
 
'stellularly
 
adv

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