micrometeorite love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A tiny particle of meteoric dust, especially one of many that fall to the surface of the earth or moon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. an extraterrestrial particle, less than a millimeter in size, that has survived entry into the atmosphere without melting

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A meteorite so small that it drifts down to Earth without becoming intensely heated in the earth's atmosphere.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a meteorite or meteoroid so small that it drifts down to earth without becoming intensely heated in the atmosphere

Etymologies

micro- +‎ meteorite (Wiktionary)

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