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Categories: Navigation, F-type main-sequence stars, Pole stars, Henry Draper Catalogue objects, Classical Cepheid variables
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Polaris  pole star  North Star  polestar  polar star
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The brightest star in Ursa Minor; at the end of the handle of the Little Dipper; the northern axis of the earth points toward it WordNet 3.0
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The brightest star in Ursa Minor; at the end of the handle of the Little Dipper; the northern axis of the earth points toward it WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A pole star or polar star is a star, preferably bright, nearly aligned with the axis of a rotating astronomical body. Wikipedia
Polaris, designated α Ursae Minoris, commonly the North Star or Pole Star, is the brightest star of the constellation Ursa Minor. Wikipedia
Brightest star in the constellation Ursa Minor Wikidata
Visible star that is approximately aligned with the Earth's axis of rotation Wikidata
A star positioned circumpolar to the North Pole. Wiktionary
The pole star, a trinary star in the constellation Ursa Minor that currently lies close to the north celestial pole; Alpha (α) Ursae Minoris. Wiktionary