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Cynosure

Cy´no`sure   Pronunciation: s?´n?-sh?r or s?n´?-sh?r; 277
n.1.The constellation of the Lesser Bear (Ursa Minor), to which, as containing the polar star, the eyes of mariners and travelers were often directed.
2.That which serves to direct.
3.Anything to which attention is strongly turned; a center of attraction.
Noun1.cynosure - something that provides guidance (as Polaris guides mariners); "let faith be your cynosure to walk by"
2.cynosure - something that strongly attracts attention and admiration; "if he was the cynosure of all eyes he didn't notice"
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