caudaite

[kaw-duh-ahyt]

noun

a small meteorite, generally less than one half millimeter in diameter, containing crystals of more or less pure magnetite.

Nearby words

  1. caucus,
  2. cauda,
  3. cauda equina,
  4. cauda pancreatis,
  5. caudad,
  6. caudal,
  7. caudal anesthesia,
  8. caudal fin,
  9. caudal flexure,
  10. caudal transverse fissure

Origin of caudaite

< Latin caud(a) tail + -ite1

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