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1. aster

noun. ['ˈæstɝ'] any of various chiefly fall-blooming herbs of the genus Aster with showy daisylike flowers.

Synonyms

  • small white aster
  • stiff aster
  • Western silvery aster
  • flat-topped white aster
  • New York aster
  • Eastern silvery aster
  • Linosyris vulgaris
  • Michaelmas daisy
  • Aster falcatus
  • willow aster
  • tradescant's aster
  • Aster acuminatus
  • rough-leaved aster
  • annual salt-marsh aster
  • Aster novae-angliae
  • prairie aster
  • smooth aster
  • Schreiber's aster
  • goldilocks aster
  • sea aster
  • Aster dumosus
  • sea starwort
  • Aster turbinellis
  • wavy-leaved aster
  • Aster ptarmicoides
  • Aster linarifolius
  • bog aster
  • flower
  • crooked-stemmed aster
  • rush aster
  • white prairie aster
  • whorled aster
  • Short's aster
  • Aster novi-belgii
  • azure aster
  • upland white aster
  • perennial salt marsh aster
  • Aster shortii
  • calico aster
  • Aster linosyris
  • Aster arenosus
  • arrow leaved aster
  • late purple aster
  • purple-stemmed aster
  • goldilocks
  • southern aster
  • aromatic aster
  • Aster ericoides
  • genus Aster
  • bushy aster
  • Aster tripolium
  • panicled aster
  • wood aster
  • heath aster
  • starved aster

Etymology

  • aster (Latin)
  • ἀστήρ (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Aster

  • pasztor
  • pastor
  • castor
  • astor

Example sentences of the word aster


1. Noun, singular or mass
The two pronuclei attach to an array of microtubules anchored by a structure called an aster.

2. aster

noun. ['ˈæstɝ'] star-shaped structure formed in the cytoplasm of a cell having fibers like rays that surround the centrosome during mitosis.

Synonyms

  • structure
  • complex body part
  • body structure
  • bodily structure

Etymology

  • aster (Latin)
  • ἀστήρ (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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