Stell

Stell

, n. [See Stell, v. t.] 1. A prop; a support, as for the feet in standing or cilmbing. [Scot.]
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2. A partial inclosure made by a wall or trees, to serve as a shelter for sheep or cattle. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.]
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Stel"lar

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Stel"la*ry

(?), } a. [L. stellaris, fr. stella a star. See Star.] 1. Of or pertaining to stars; astral; as, a stellar figure; stellary orbs.
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[These soft fires] in part shed down
Their stellar virtue.
Milton.
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2. Full of stars; starry; as, stellar regions.
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Stel"late

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Stel"la*ted

(?), } a. [L. stellatus, p. p. of stellare to set or cover with stars, from stella a star. See Stellar.] 1. Resembling a star; pointed or radiated, like the emblem of a star.
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2. (Bot.) Starlike; having similar parts radiating from a common center; as, stellate flowers.
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