a streak of light in the night sky that results from a space rock burning in the earth's atmosphere
a meteoroid: a small space rock that hit the earth's atmosphere
a meteorite: a stony or metallic object that is the remains of a meteoroid that reached the earth's surface
She and a few of her undead sailors uncovered one of the two emergency rowboats while Scylla's heads rained from the sky like a meteor shower with teeth, picking off Confederate sailors one after another.
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