meteoroid

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EtymologyEdit

meteor +‎ -oid

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  • (file)

NounEdit

meteoroid (plural meteoroids)

  1. (astronomy) A relatively small (sand- to boulder-sized) fragment of debris in a star system that produces a meteor when it hits the atmosphere

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /mɛ.tɛ.ɔˈrɔ.it/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔit
  • Syllabification: me‧te‧o‧ro‧id

NounEdit

meteoroid m inan

  1. (astronomy) meteoroid

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Further readingEdit

  • meteoroid in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • meteoroid in Polish dictionaries at PWN