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Meaning of CHONDRITE

Pronunciation:  'kândrIt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a rock of meteoric origin containing chondrules
 

CHONDRITE is a 9 letter word that starts with C.

 

 See Also: chondrule, rock, stone

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Chon"drite\, n. [Gr. ? a grain (of wheat or spelt),
cartilage.] (Min.)
A meteoric stone characterized by the presence of chondrules.

 

 

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