Definition Extinct

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Definition

(an) extinct (species): (an) inactive, vanished, wiped-out, dead, lost (species)
adjective
The dodo, like the dinosaurs, is now extinct.

Examples

  • "Although most people do in fact accept dinosaurs as a real, though extinct species, there are some religious fundamentalists out there who refuse to acknowledge the existence of these fantastic lizards."

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