Definition of polestar in English:


Syllabification: pole·star
Pronunciation: /ˈpōlˌstär/

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  • 1 Astronomy (also Pole Star) another term for Polaris.
  • 2A thing or principle that guides or attracts people: the store is a polestar for both actual and armchair travelers

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