Fossil synonyms

fŏs'əl

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An object of religious veneration, especially a piece of the body or a personal item of a saint.
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An outline or preliminary sketch, as of a novel
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A note on a book's title page or its reverse or at the end of the book, giving the publisher's or printer's name, time and place of publication, etc.
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(Obs.) A way followed or path taken
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(Informal) A (specified kind of) individual or person
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An extinct cephalopod mollusk of the order Ammonitida of the Permian to Cretaceous Periods, having a thick, usually coiled shell characterized by intricate suture patterns where the septa between individual chambers join the outer shell wall.
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What is left after a person (any organism) dies; a corpse.
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A thing that has been reconstructed or restored to an earlier state.
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A process of fossilization in which dissolved minerals replace organic matter.
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An old piece of furniture, household item, or other similar item.
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A very small fossil of the Paleozoic and Mesozoic eras, prob. a tooth from an extinct, eel-like vertebrate
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A fossil consisting of petrified dung.
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Alternative spelling of fogey.
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A fussy, critical person
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(Idiomatic, pejorative) A person unwilling to participate in activities; a curmudgeon or party pooper.
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An open area bounded by, or at the intersection of, several streets, usually used as a park, plaza, etc.
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(Informal) A stupid person; an idiot.
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A dull old fellow; a person behind the times, over-conservative, or slow – usually preceded by old.
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(By extension) A very conservative or reactionary person, especially one with old-fashioned views.
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A fossil footprint
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(Australia) A kind of light beer.
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The remains or imprint of an organism from a previous geologic time. A fossil can consist of the preserved tissues of an organism, as when encased in amber, ice, or pitch, or more commonly of the hardened relic of such tissues, as when organic matter is replaced by dissolved minerals. Hardened fossils are often found in layers of sedimentary rock and along the beds of rivers that flow through them.
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An effect, feeling, or image retained as a consequence of experience:
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Find another word for fossil. In this page you can discover 39 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fossil, like: relic, organic remains, skeleton, imprint, trace, specimen, ammonite, megafauna, remains, reconstruction and petrified deposit.