Chondrite

Chondrites are stony (non-metallic) meteorites that have not been modified due to melting or differentiation of the parent body. They are formed when various types of dust and small grains that were present in the early solar system accreted to form primitive asteroids. They are the most common type of meteorite that falls to Earth with estimates ...
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chondrite

Chondrite

• (n.) A meteoric stone characterized by the presence of chondrules.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/chondrite/

chondrite

noun a rock of meteoric origin containing chondrules
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Chondrite

Chon'drite noun [ Greek ... a grain (of wheat or spelt), cartilage.] (Min.) A meteoric stone characterized by the presence of chondrules.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/C/70

Chondrite

A chondrite is a meteoric stone characterized by the presence of chondrules.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/HC.HTM

Chondrite

A chondrite is a stony meteorite that contains tiny, more or less spherical inclusions, called chondrules, formed by rapid cooling of molten materials. The chondrules consist of minerals such as pyroxene as well as various iron minerals. Such meteorites are of scientific importance because many are thought to represent a record of conditions in the...
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/AC.HTM

chondrite

A meteorite that contains chondrules, which are small round granules of extraterrestrial origin found in most meteorites.
Found on http://www.lpi.usra.edu/publications/slidesets/marslife/glossary.shtml

Chondrite

A meteorite that contains chondrules.
Found on http://www.seasky.org/astronomy/astronomy-glossary.html

chondrite

A piece of an ordinary chondrite that fell in Plainview, Texas. Visible in this cut and polished specimen are numerous small, round chondrules. The specimen measures about 10 cm from top to bottom. Photo by D. Ball, ASU A type of stony meteorite made mostly of iron- and magnesium-bearing silicate...
Found on http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/C/chondrite.html

chondrite

A stony meteorite, composed of finely crystallized material.
Found on https://pds.jpl.nasa.gov/planets/special/glossary.htm

chondrite

chondrite: see meteorite.
Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/sci/A0911823.html

chondrite

in general, any stony meteorite characterized by the presence of chondrules. The only meteorites classified as chondrites that do not contain ... [6 related articles]
Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/c/76

chondrite

[n] - a rock of meteoric origin containing chondrules
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=chondrite
No exact match found