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Po·lar·is
[poh-lair-is, -lar-, puh-]
NOUN
1.
Astronomy. the polestar or North Star, a star of the second magnitude situated close to the north pole of the heavens, in the constellation Ursa Minor: the outermost star in the handle of the Little Dipper.
2.
a two-stage U.S. ballistic missile, usually fired from a submerged submarine.
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Polaris definition, Astronomy. the polestar or North Star, a star of the second magnitude situated close to the north pole of the heavens, in the constellation Ursa ...

Polaris - Wikipedia

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Polaris, designated Alpha Ursae Minoris commonly the North Star or Pole Star, is the brightest .... Only twice during every sidereal day does Polaris accurately define the true north azimuth; the re...

Polaris - definition of Polaris in English | Oxford Dictionaries

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2A type of submarine-launched ballistic missile designed to carry nuclear warheads, formerly in service with the US and British navies.

Polaris | Definition of Polaris by Merriam-Webster

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Define Polaris: north star. ... See words that rhyme with Polaris Spanish Central: Translation of Polaris Nglish: Translation of Polaris for Spanish speakers ...

Polaris - definition of Polaris by The Free Dictionary

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A star located at the end of the handle of the Little Dipper, in the constellation Ursa Minor, approximately 408 light years from Earth, and almost at the north ...

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a binary Cepheid variable, the brightest star in the constellation Ursa Minor; North Star; Pole Star: magnitude, 1.97: used for navigation, since it is the closest star ...

Polaris is the North Star | Brightest Stars | EarthSky

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May 24, 2016 ... The entire northern sky wheels around Polaris. Some assume it's the brightest star in the sky. In fact, Polaris ranks only 50th in brightness.