North Star

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From Middle English north sterre, norþ sterre, equivalent to north +‎ star.

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North Star

  1. (astronomy) A star positioned circumpolar to the North Pole.
    Synonyms: Polaris, Pole Star, pole star
  2. (business) An aim or a goal. Sometimes used to refer to a constant and dependable factor, in a quickly changing world.
  3. A village in New South Wales, Australia.
  4. A hamlet in Alberta, Canada.
  5. An unincorporated community in Yuba County, California, formerly North Star House.
  6. A census-designated place in New Castle County, Delaware.
  7. An unincorporated community in Nicollet County, Minnesota.
  8. A village in Darke County, Ohio.
  9. An unincorporated community in Portage County, Wisconsin.
  10. A settlement on the island of Saint Croix, United States Virgin Islands.

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