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Synonyms for fossil

fossilized remains


Synonyms for fossil

an old-fashioned person who is reluctant to change or innovate

Synonyms for fossil

someone whose style is out of fashion

the remains (or an impression) of a plant or animal that existed in a past geological age and that has been excavated from the soil

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What wasn't preserved was any proteins or fats or body fossils that would clinch the case for life and identify what types of bacteria left behind this organic carbon.
When scientists combine what they learn from body fossils with clues they find in trace fossils, they can get a clearer picture of the ancient world.
Video monitors begin by briefing the guests about a fictional Centre for Advanced Palaeontological Research, which was formed to bring dinosaur tracks and body fossils together for the first time.
Most researchers have focused on the body fossils of the Burgess Shale," said study co-author Gabriela Mngano.
For the first time, dinosaur tracks and body fossils were discovered together, opening up amazing new research possibilities.