[ mee-tee-uh-rit-iks ]
/ ˌmi ti əˈrɪt ɪks /
noun (used with a singular verb)Astronomy.
the science that deals with meteors.
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OTHER WORDS FROM meteoriticsme·te·or·it·i·cist [mee-tee-uh-rit-uh-sist], /ˌmi ti əˈrɪt ə sɪst/, noun
Words nearby meteoritics
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British Dictionary definitions for meteoritics
/ (ˌmiːtɪəˈrɪtɪks) /
(functioning as singular) the branch of science concerned with meteors and meteorites
Derived forms of meteoriticsmeteoriticist, noun
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