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stellular

[stel-yuh-ler] /ˈstɛl yə lər/
adjective
1.
having the form of a small star or small stars.
2.
spotted with stars.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; < Late Latin stellul(a) (stell(a) star + -ula -ule) + -ar1
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stellular

/ˈstɛljʊlə/
adjective
1.
displaying or abounding in small stars a stellular pattern
2.
resembling a little star or little stars
Derived Forms
stellularly, adverb
Word Origin
C18: from Late Latin stellula, diminutive of Latin stella star
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