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as·troid

(as'troyd),
Star-shaped.
[G. astroeidēs, fr. astron, star, + eidos, resemblance]

astroid

(1) Stellate. 
(2) An obsolete term for a stellate aggregate of neurofibrils formed by neuroglia.
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