from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See meteor.
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- n. A meteor.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- See Shooting star.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One of a class of meteors which appear as luminous points shooting or darting through larger or smaller arcs of the sky, and followed by long trains of light. They are observable in the night sky throughout the year. Also called shooting-star.
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