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sunstar Syllabification: sun·star
Pronunciation: /ˈsənstär/

Definition of sunstar in English:


A widely distributed starfish with a large number of arms.
  • Genus Solaster, class Asteroidea
Example sentences
  • Cuckoo wrasse are also common, and soft corals and red sunstars add some colour to the rusty steel.
  • Behind this woven blanket lay a wall packed with life - large sunstars with dozens of arms, crinoids, sea cucumbers and basketstars, small as your palm in purple and neon orange.
  • Large sunstars decorated the rock and I noted many types of starfish, including cushionstars, spiny starfish and blood henries.
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