of the shape of or like a star.
Mathematics. starlike (def 3).
noun 1. a shell that bursts in the air and produces a bright light to illuminate enemy positions. noun 1. an artillery shell containing a flare or other illuminant: often containing a parachute to prolong the descent of the illuminating material
noun 1. a spaceship designed for intergalactic travel.
[stahr-spang-guh ld] /ˈstɑrˌspæŋ gəld/ adjective 1. spangled with stars. 2. Informal. made up of or attended by celebrities, distinguished or illustrious persons, etc.: a star-spangled reception. star-spangled adjective 1. marked or decorated with stars
- Starspangled banner
noun 1. Stars and Stripes. 2. (italics) the national anthem of the United States of America, based on a poem written by Francis Scott Key on September 14, 1814, and set by him to the melody of the English song To Anacreon in Heaven: officially adopted by the U.S. Congress in 1931. Stars and Stripes […]