1. Abounding with stars; adorned with stars. "Above the starry sky."

2. Consisting of, or proceeding from, the stars; stellar; stellary; as, starry light; starry flame. "Do not Christians and Heathens, Jews and Gentiles, poets and philosophers, unite in allowing the starry influence?" (Sir W. Scott)

3. Shining like stars; sparkling; as, starry eyes.

4. Arranged in rays like those of a star; stellate.

<zoology> Starry ray, a European skate (Raita radiata); so called from the stellate bases of the dorsal spines.

(01 Mar 1998)

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