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(star),
Any stellate or star-shaped structure.
See also: aster, astrosphere, stella, stellula.
[A.S. steorra]

STAR

Abbreviation for:
Scandinavian Total Ankle Replacement
Short-Term Assessment and Rehabilitation team 
signal transduction and activation of RNA
Special Targeted, Abbreviated Review
Specialty Training and Advanced Research
staged abdominal repair
Staphylokinase Recombinant Trial
Start Talking About Recovery
steroidogenic acute regulatory protein 
Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene
Systems Test for Alternative Reimbursement

STAR

Oncology A 5-yr clinical study–Study of Tamoxifen And Raloxifene–to determine whether raloxifene helps prevent breast CA in ♀ and whether it has any benefits over tamoxifen–Nolvadex. See MORE, Raloxifene, Tamoxifen.

star

(stahr)
Any stellate structure.
See also: aster, astrosphere, stella, stellula
[A.S. steorra]

STAR,

n an acronym used in osteopathic medicine that represents “sensitivity,” “tissue texture change,” “asymmetry,” and “range of motion reduced.” STAR prompts practitioners to remember the indications of somatic dysfunction, including those associated with myofascial trigger points.

STAR

see cornell STAR accelerated lambing system.

star

a color marking in a horse's coat consisting of a white spot in the center of the forehead; just a few white hairs is sometimes called a flame.
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USA], Nov 21 ( ANI ): A team of astronomers has discovered some of the oldest stars in our Milky Way.
In this research we have been able to gauge precise and accurate ages for the oldest stars.
Heady stuff, but well within the cerebral wheelhouse of Frebel, a top scientist in stellar archaeology and the intrepid discoverer of several of the oldest stars on record.
Age of the Galaxy "The Milky Way galaxy is probably much older than the oldest stars observed today, according to S.
Globular clusters contain some of the oldest stars in the universe at 14 billion years old.
Hundreds of onlookers lined the streets to catch a glimpse of some of Hollywood's oldest stars, including Mickey Rooney and Kirk Douglas, being dispensed from a fleet of blacked-out limousines before the ceremony in New York's Marble Collegiate Church.
The discovery clears up a paradox that arose from previous estimates that the universe was actually younger than the oldest stars, also around 12 billion years old, team leader Wendy Freedman of the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington said.
Our research provides new insight into a part of the Milky Way where we find some of the oldest stars in our galaxy," he added.
Washington, June 4 ( ANI ): Researchers have found two new planets orbiting around one of the oldest stars near Sun called Kapteyn and one of them may support life.
I did think about coming back and did talk about it," admits Peacock, who will be 36 in December and one of Super League's oldest stars.
The universe's brightest sources of UV radiation are the youngest stars (10-100 million years old), some of the oldest stars (such as white dwarfs and hot post-red giants), and gas swirling around interacting binary stars and black holes.