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stellar

adjective [not gradable]  /ˈstel·ər/ us  

stellar adjective [not gradable] (OF OBJECTS IN SPACE)

of a star or stars: stellar light

stellar adjective [not gradable] (HIGH IN QUALITY)

(of people or their activities) extremely high in quality; excellent: The cellist gave a stellar performance before an enthusiastic audience.
Translations of “stellar”
in Spanish estelar…
in French stellaire…
in German Sternen-……
in Chinese (Traditional) 恆星的,星球的, 傑出的,優秀的, 精彩的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恒星的,星球的, 杰出的,优秀的, 精彩的…
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