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aerolite


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
 
  Note:  Some  writers  limit  the  word  to  stony  meteorites. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  aerolite 
  n  :  a  stony  meteorite  consisting  of  silicate  minerals 




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