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Definition of meteoric adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    meteoric

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˌmit̮iˈɔrɪk//
     
    , NAmE//ˌmit̮iˈɑrɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1achieving success very quickly a meteoric rise to fame a meteoric career
  2. 2 connected with meteors meteoric craters
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