The Word of the Day for Tuesday, October 10, 2017 is ASTROBLEME

The Word of the Day for Tuesday, October 10, 2017 is ASTROBLEME
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#1

Definition for astrobleme
Geology. an erosional scar on the earth’s surface, produced by the impact of a cosmic body, as a meteorite or asteroid.

Example: Only one astrobleme in Europe fit the description, a crater called the Ries that lay some 300 kilometers to the east, on the northern shore of the Danube River.
Julian May, The Golden Torc, 1982


#2

That’s a relief. I feared it might have something to do with the license plate of a dyslexic proctologist. Either that or the home of the Houston baseball team.


#3

Astrobleme Domine is one of Syd Barrett’s finest moments.