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stellar

adjective
 
 
/ˈstelər/
of an extremely high standard: After two years of stellar performance, he was promoted to the city branch of the agriculture bank. The company has a stellar reputation for its treatment of its workers. His new book recounts his stellar career as a professional risk-taker.
(Definition of stellar from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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