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meteor
used in Turtles All the Way Down

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Definition
a streak of light in the night sky that results from a space rock burning in the earth's atmosphere

or:

a meteoroid:  a small space rock that hit the earth's atmosphere

or:

a meteorite:  a stony or metallic object that is the remains of a meteoroid that reached the earth's surface
  • She noted, more than once, that the meteor shower was happening, beyond the overcast sky, even if we could not see it.
    p. 189.0
meteor = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
  • There is a meteor shower Thursday night.
    p. 135.0
  • meteor = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
  • THE MORNING OF THE METEOR SHOWER, I arrived at school with Harold and discovered a bright orange Volkswagen Beetle parked in my usual spot.
    p. 136.0
  • meteor = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
  • Him: Looks like it's going to be overcast tonight so no meteor shower.
    p. 139.2
  • meteor = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
  • My primary interest is not the meteor shower.
    p. 139.3
  • meteor = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
  • Like, there is still a meteor shower.
    p. 149.4
  • meteor = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
  • "So, over here in the northern sky is the constellation Draco," he said, "which to me looks more like a kite than a dragon, but anyway, there would be meteors visible around here."
    p. 149.6
  • meteors = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
  • There's not much moon tonight, so you could probably see five or ten meteors an hour.
    p. 149.7
meteors = streaks of light in the night sky that result from a space rocks burning in the earth's atmosphere
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