[ek-struh-tuh-res-tree-uh l] /ˌɛk strə təˈrɛs tri əl/
outside, or originating outside, the limits of the earth.
an extraterrestrial being:
a science fiction novel about extraterrestrials conquering the earth.
occurring or existing beyond the earth’s atmosphere
(in science fiction) a being from beyond the earth’s atmosphere
also extra-terrestrial, 1812, from extra- + terrestrial. As a noun from 1956.
Originating, located, or occurring outside the Earth or its atmosphere.
A descriptive term for things outside the Earth, such as possible civilizations outside the solar system, or objects, such as meteorites, that actually reach the Earth.
[ek-struh-ter-i-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr-] /ˈɛk strəˌtɛr ɪˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr-/ adjective 1. beyond local jurisdiction, as the status of persons resident in a country but not subject to its laws. 2. pertaining to such persons. /ˌɛkstrəˌtɛrɪˈtɔːrɪəl/ adjective 1. beyond the limits of a country’s territory 2. of, relating to, or possessing extraterritoriality
- Extra time
noun 1. (sport) an additional period played at the end of a match, to compensate for time lost through injury or (in certain circumstances) to allow the teams to achieve a conclusive result
[ek-struh-trop-i-kuh l, ek-] /ˈɛk strəˈtrɒp ɪ kəl, ˌɛk-/ noun 1. any large-scale, cyclonic storm that is not a , especially the common frontal cyclone of the middle and high latitudes. extratropical cyclone (ěk’strə-trŏp’ĭ-kəl) See under cyclone.
[ek-struh-yoo-ter-in, -tuh-rahyn] /ˌɛk strəˈyu tər ɪn, -təˌraɪn/ adjective 1. being or developing outside the uterus. /ˌɛkstrəˈjuːtəˌraɪn/ adjective 1. situated or developing outside the cavity of the uterus extrauterine ex·tra·u·ter·ine (ěk’strə-yōō’tər-ĭn, -tə-rīn’) adj. Located or occurring outside the uterus.