Sentence Examples


  • This ended Decazes's meteoric career of greatness.
  • Halley's comet conforms very well, however, with a meteoric shower directed from Aquarius early in May.
  • Fine meteoric showers occurred in 1798 (Dec. 7), 1838 (Dec. 7), 1872 (Nov.
  • The meteoric occurrence has even suggested the fanciful notion that all diamonds were originally derived from meteorites.
  • By the operation of meteoric agencies, iron pyrites readily pass into limonite often with retention of external form; and the masses of "gozzan" or "gossan" on the outcrop of certain mineral-veins consist of rusty iron ore formed in this way, and associated with cellular quartz.