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aerolite

Syllabification: aer·o·lite
Pronunciation: /ˈerəˌlīt
 
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Definition of aerolite in English:

noun

A stony meteorite, composed mainly of silicates.
Example sentences
  • Silicon has also been detected in the Sun and stars and is found in certain types of meteorites known as aerolites.
  • A fireball, which is usually seen to accompany the fall of aerolites, was not observed in this case.
  • The presence of aerolites is also accompanied with loud reports, which are absent in the case of these meteors.

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