golden star

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Noun1.golden star - California plant having grasslike leaves and showy orange flowers
liliaceous plant - plant growing from a bulb or corm or rhizome or tuber
Bloomeria, genus Bloomeria - small genus of bulbous perennial herbs of southwestern United States and Mexico; sometimes placed in family Alliaceae
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The golden star of tinsel was still on the top of the Tree, and glittered in the sunshine.
One of the youngest ran and tore off the golden star.
From the twenty-sixth of August to the second of September, that is from the battle of Borodino to the entry of the French into Moscow, during the whole of that agitating, memorable week, there had been the extraordinary autumn weather that always comes as a surprise, when the sun hangs low and gives more heat than in spring, when everything shines so brightly in the rare clear atmosphere that the eyes smart, when the lungs are strengthened and refreshed by inhaling the aromatic autumn air, when even the nights are warm, and when in those dark warm nights, golden stars startle and delight us continually by falling from the sky.
The lake lay in rosy or golden streaks, save where white-winged vessels glided hither and thither, like so many spirits, and little golden stars twinkled through the glow, and looked down at themselves as they trembled in the water.
Overhead, as he looked up through this rift in the wood, shone great golden stars looking unfamiliar and grouped in strange constellations.
It was ten o'clock at night; the branches of the great trees in the garden of the count's house stood out boldly against the azure canopy of heaven, which was studded with golden stars, but where the last fleeting clouds of a vanishing storm yet lingered.
In the centre of the dais were two very high chairs with dorserets, which arched forwards over the heads of the occupants, the whole covered with light-blue silk thickly powdered with golden stars. On that to the right sat a very tall and well formed man with red hair, a livid face, and a cold blue eye, which had in it something peculiarly sinister and menacing.
Framed and glazed upon the wall behind the dingy little bar, was another Pegasus - a theatrical one - with real gauze let in for his wings, golden stars stuck on all over him, and his ethereal harness made of red silk.
The Golden Star prospect lies along the same geological trend as the Rosemont Gold Mine and is located 25km south of the Baneygo Gold Deposit.
He thanked his teammates and the PCB management for keeping faith in him and providing him with opportunities to 'don the golden star on his chest'.
His broad experience, which also includes construction projects, due diligence, project evaluation and project financing, is expected to significantly contribute to optimisation of Golden Star's current assets, and in developing the company's future growth and success.
Golden Star Resources announces that Daniel Owiredu will be stepping out of the role of Executive Vice President and COO of Golden Star with effect from July 8, and will be replaced in that role by Graham Crew.

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