Meaning of -ASTER in English


I. |astə(r), |aas- noun suffix

( -s )

Etymology: Middle English, from Latin, suffix denoting partial resemblance

: one that is inferior, worthless, or not genuine

critic aster

poet aster

II. | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun combining form

( -s )

Etymology: New Latin, from Greek astēr

: star — in structural and generic names in biology

di aster

Ge aster

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