1. Abounding with stars; adorned with stars. Above the starry sky.

2. Consisting of, or proceeding from, the stars; stellar; stellary; as, starry light; starry flame. Do not Christians and heathens, jews and gentiles, poets and philosophers, unite in allowing the starry influence? (Sir W. Scott)

3. Shining like stars; sparkling; as, starry eyes.

4. Arranged in rays like those of a star; stellate.

(Science: zoology) Starry ray, a European skate (Raita radiata); so called from the stellate bases of the dorsal spines.

Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page

This page was last modified on 3 October 2005, at 21:16. This page has been accessed 1,350 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link