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Synonyms for fossil

fossilized remains


Synonyms for fossil

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

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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.
She said that she loved the sites as they show the behavior of dinosaurs which cannot be understood through bones or body fossils.
Most researchers have focused on the body fossils of the Burgess Shale," said study co-author Gabriela Mngano.
After ornithischian tooth remains were reidentified as coming from crocodile-like creatures and not dinosaurs, the evidence for this group in the late Triassic was whittled down to just three body fossils from a small area of southern Gondwana.