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meteoric

adjective (OF A ROCK)    /ˌmiː.tiˈɒr.ɪk/ US  /-t̬iˈɑːr-/
relating to or caused by a meteor: The sudden flash of light in the night sky was caused by a meteoric fireball.Astronomy - general words
(Definition of meteoric adjective (OF A ROCK) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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