meteoric definition

  • adjective:
    • Of, associated with, or formed by a meteoroid.
    • Of or concerning the earth's atmosphere.
    • Similar to a meteor in speed, brilliance, or brevity: a meteoric increase to popularity.
    • Of, pertaining to, or from a meteor.
    • Like a meteor in rate, brilliance, or ephemeralness.
    • Of or regarding a meteor, or even to meteors; atmospheric
    • Influenced by the elements.
    • Flashing; transient and brilliant, like a meteor{3}.
    • of or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, specifically weather and climate conditions
    • like a meteor in speed or brilliance or transience
    • regarding or comprising meteors or meteoroids
  • others:
    • of this upper environment; ethereal; empyreal.
    • related to or for the nature of a meteor; composed of meteors: as, meteoric rocks; meteoric baths.
    • pulsating like a meteor; transiently or irregularly brilliant.

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