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See also Stardust
- Particles of matter that fall from the stars down to Earth; often used idiomatically to suggest a fanciful or dreamlike quality.
- My sister's eyes were full of stardust, and she'd spend hours lazily planning her future life when she would make her big break in the movies.
- (informal, dated, astronomy) A distant cluster of stars, resembling a cloud, the individual stars of which cannot be resolved.
- (particles): cosmic dust
dated: distant cluster of stars