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How to use meteorites in a sentence
To solve the problem, we need to study a lot more comets and meteorites.
Museums of natural history display the biggest meteorites, tallest dinosaurs, and millipedes with the most legs.
A majority of these meteorites comes from collisions in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.New York City Stages Largest Meteorite Auction Ever | Lizzie Crocker | October 10, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
So he pocketed sculptural meteorites and sold the less visually arresting ones to museums and other private collectors.New York City Stages Largest Meteorite Auction Ever | Lizzie Crocker | October 10, 2012 | THE DAILY BEAST
Only a few of these shooting stars or meteorites will be seen in looking at any one point in the heavens.
The Leonid system of meteorites did not always move in a closed orbit round our sun.The Astronomy of the Bible | E. Walter Maunder
One of the meteorites slowly crumbled on top, the dust of disintegration hovering in a compact mass about the body.Astounding Stories, April, 1931 | Various
We may as well suppose its materials to have been a swarm of meteorites as to suppose a chaotic fire-mist.Buchanan's Journal of Man, January 1888 | Various
But this hypothesis of innumerable collisions between meteorites travelling in the same orbits does not appear very plausible.Buchanan's Journal of Man, January 1888 | Various