Aerolite

  • 1 Aerolite — *Aerolite is a name for meteorite *The North Eastern Railway (NER) No. 66 Aerolite is a preserved British steam locomotive …

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  • 2 Aerolite — A [ e]r*o*lite, n. [A[ e]ro + lite: cf. F. a[ e]rolithe.] (Meteor.) A stone, or metallic mass, which has fallen to the earth from distant space; a meteorite; a meteoric stone. [1913 Webster] Note: Some writers limit the word to stony meteorites.… …

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  • 3 aerolite — (o aerolito /ae rɔlito/; non com. aereolito /aere ɔlito/) s.m. [comp. di aero e lite o lito1]. (astron., miner.) [nome dei corpi solidi che, provenendo dagli spazi interplanetari, penetrano nell atmosfera terrestre] ▶◀ ‖ Ⓖ (pop.) bolide, meteora …

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  • 4 aerolite — [er′ō līt΄] n. [ AERO + LITE] Archaic a stony meteorite aerolitic [er′ōlit′ik] adj …

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  • 5 aérolite — aérolithe ou aérolite [ aerɔlit ] n. m. • 1806; de aéro et lithe ♦ Météorite, spécialement formée de silicates. ● aérolithe ou aérolite nom masculin Synonyme ancien de météorite. Variété de météorite composée principalement de silicates. ●… …

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  • 6 aerolite — akmeninis meteoritas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Meteoritas, sudarytas daugiausia iš silikatų. atitikmenys: angl. aerolite; stony meteorite rus. аэролит; каменный метеорит ryšiai: sinonimas – aerolitas …

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  • 7 aerolite — noun Date: circa 1815 a stony meteorite …

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  • 8 aerolite — aerolitic /air euh lit ik/, adj. /air euh luyt /, n. a meteorite consisting mainly of stony matter. Also, aerolith /air euh lith/. [1805 15; AERO + LITE] * * * …

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  • 9 aerolite — noun /ˈɛːɹəlʌɪt/ A meteorite consisting of silicate minerals …

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  • 10 aerolite — pl.m. aeroliti …

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  • 11 aerolite — aer·o·lite || eÉ™rəʊlaɪt n. meteorite consisting primarily of stony matter …

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  • 12 aerolite — noun a meteorite made of rock …

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  • 13 aerolite — n. Meteoric stone, meteorite, aerolith …

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  • 14 aerolite — aero·lite …

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  • 15 aerolite — aer•o•lite [[t]ˈɛər əˌlaɪt[/t]] also aer•o•lith [[t] lɪθ[/t]] n. astron. a meteorite consisting mainly of stony matter • Etymology: 1805–15 aer o•lit′ic ˈlɪt ɪk adj …

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  • 16 aerolite — /ˈɛərəlaɪt/ (say airruhluyt) noun a meteorite consisting mainly of stony matter. Also, aerolith /ˈɛərəlɪθ/ (say airruhlith). {aero (def. 1) + lite} –aerolitic /ɛərəˈlɪtɪk/ (say airruh litik), adjective …

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  • 17 aerolite —   n. meteorite …

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  • 18 aerolite — n. a stony meteorite …

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  • 19 NER 66 Aerolite — Aerolite 66 Aerolite preserved in the National Railway Museum Power type Steam Configuration 2 2 2T, rebuilt as …

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  • 20 aérolithe — ou aérolite [ aerɔlit ] n. m. • 1806; de aéro et lithe ♦ Météorite, spécialement formée de silicates. ● aérolithe ou aérolite nom masculin Synonyme ancien de météorite. Variété de météorite composée principalement de silicates. ● aérolithe ou… …

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