Definition of Extinct. Meaning of Extinct. Synonyms of Extinct

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Extinct. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Extinct and, of course, Extinct synonyms and on the right images related to the word Extinct.

Definition of Extinct

Extinct
Extinct Ex*tinct", a. [L. extinctus, exstinctus, p. p. of extinguere, exstinguere. See Extinguish.] 1. Extinguished; put out; quenched; as, a fire, a light, or a lamp, is extinct; an extinct volcano. Light, the prime work of God, to me is extinct. --Milton. 2. Without a survivor; without force; dead; as, a family becomes extinct; an extinct feud or law.
Extinct
Extinct Ex*tinct", v. t. To cause to be extinct. [Obs.] --Shak.

Meaning of Extinct from wikipedia

- difficulty leads to phenomena such as Lazarus taxa, where a species presumed extinct abruptly "reappears" (typically in the fossil record) after a period of...
- An extinct language is a language that no longer has any speakers, especially if the language has no living descendants. In contrast, a dead language...
- This page features lists of extinct species, organisms that have become extinct, either in the wild or completely disappeared from Earth. In actual theoretical...
- Troy (Gr****: Τροία and Latin: Troia, Hittite: 𒋫𒊒𒄿𒊭 Truwiša) or Ilion (Gr****: Ίλιον and Latin: Ilium, Hittite: 𒃾𒇻𒊭 Wiluša,) was an ancient city located...
- Extinct is a 2021 computer-animated adventure comedy film directed by David Silverman, and co-directed by Raymond S. Persi, from a screenplay by Joel...
- Look up extinct in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Extinction is the end of a species. Extinct may also refer to: Extinct volcano, one that scientists...
- List of extinct languages of Africa List of extinct languages of Asia List of extinct languages in Central America and the Caribbean List of extinct languages...
- Pompeii (/pɒmˈpeɪ(i)/, Latin: [pɔmˈpei̯.iː]) was an ancient city located in what is now the comune of Pompei near Naples in the Campania region of Italy...
- A species that is extinct in the wild (EW) is one that has been categorized by the International Union for Conservation of Nature as known only by living...
- Extinct volcanoes are those that scientists consider unlikely to erupt again because the volcano no longer has a magma supply. Examples of extinct volcanoes...