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morning star:see evening starevening star
or morning star,
planet that becomes visible in the western sky shortly after sunset or in the eastern sky shortly before sunrise. It can usually be seen in twilight, when it is too light for the true stars to be seen.
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morning starAn informal name for Venus when it lies west of the Sun and is a brilliant object in the eastern sky just before sunrise. Such periods of visibility follow inferior conjunction and precede superior conjunction. The term is sometimes applied loosely to morning visibility of Mercury or other planets.
a progressive English daily newspaper.
Founded in London in 1930, the Morning Star appeared until April 1966 as the Daily Worker, the organ of the Communist Party of Great Britain. It is published by the Morning Star Cooperative Society, Limited, and also accepts contributions from readers. The Morning Star leads the struggle for the vital interests of English workers against the antipopular policy of monopoly capital. It stands for the unification of all the forces of the left in the struggle for peace and security among peoples.