Adjective "achondritic" definition and examples

(Achondritic may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Definitions and examples

adjective

  1. 'While still on the parent body, much of the achondritic material was formed by igneous processes similar to those occurring on Earth today.'
  2. 'We have a major research program to investigate the thermal histories of lunar rocks, achondritic meteorites, and Martian meteorites.'

More definitions

1. a meteorite containing no chondrules.

More examples(as adjective)

"meteorites can be achondritic."

Origin

(achondrite)