A star by which one directs one's course; esp., the North Star
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 celestial pole.
Any of the celestial bodies visible to the naked eye at night as fixed, usually twinkling points of light, including binary and multiple star systems.
Any person or thing that is a center of attention or interest
Alternative form of pole star.
A center of attraction
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