|Compare achondrite a stony meteorite consisting mainly of silicate minerals in the form of chondrules|
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|chondrite (kŏn'drīt') Pronunciation Key
A stony meteorite that contains chondrules embedded in a fine matrix of the silicate minerals olivine and pyroxene. About 85 percent of all meteorites are chondrites.