noun as·tro·bleme \ˈastrəˌblēm\

Definition of astrobleme



  1. :  a scar on the earth's crust made by the impact of a meteorite

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Origin and Etymology of astrobleme

astr- + Greek blēma throw, missile, wound from a missile, from ballein to throw — more at devil

First Known Use: 1960

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capable of being understood in two ways

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