-aster1 [as′tər]
[< Gr astēr, STAR] combining form forming nouns
star or starlike structure [diaster]
-aster2 [as′tər]
[L dim. suffix] suffix forming nouns
a (specified) person or thing that is inferior or not genuine [poetaster]

English World dictionary. . 2014.

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.