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  1. me·te·or·ic
    IPA[ˌmēdēˈôrik]
  2. adjective

    • 1. relating to meteors or meteorites:

      meteoric iron
    • 2. (of the development of something, especially a person's career) very rapid:

      her meteoric rise to the top of her profession
    • 3. relating to or denoting water derived from the atmosphere by precipitation or condensation:

      leaching is thought to have been caused by meteoric water during uplift and exposure
    • adjective

      relating to meteors or meteorites:

      (of the development of something) very rapid:

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