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Definition of Fossil copal

Fossil copal
Fossil Fos"sil, a. [L. fossilis, fr. fodere to dig: cf. F. fossile. See Fosse.] 1. Dug out of the earth; as, fossil coal; fossil salt. 2. (Paleon.) Like or pertaining to fossils; contained in rocks, whether petrified or not; as, fossil plants, shells. Fossil copal, a resinous substance, first found in the blue clay at Highgate, near London, and apparently a vegetable resin, partly changed by remaining in the earth. Fossil cork, flax, paper, or wood, varieties of amianthus. Fossil farina, a soft carbonate of lime. Fossil ore, fossiliferous red hematite. --Raymond.

Meaning of Fossil copal from wikipedia

- Copal is a name given to tree resin, particularly the aromatic resins from the copal tree Protium copal (Burseraceae) used by the cultures of pre-Columbian...
- temperatures produced by overlying sediment, transforms the resin first into copal. Sustained heat and pressure drives off terpenes and results in the formation...
- amber, Balm of Gilead, balsam, Canada balsam, Boswellia, copal from trees of Protium copal and Hymenaea courbaril, dammar gum from trees of the family...
- Fossil fuel phase-out is the gradual reduction of the use of fossil fuels to zero use. Current efforts in fossil fuel phase-out involve replacing fossil...
- Fossil fuel divestment or fossil fuel divestment and investment in climate solutions is an attempt to reduce climate change by exerting social, political...
- delegates attending COP21 because it is one of the few developed countries in the world to decarbonize electricity production and fossil fuel energy while...
- readily with a yellow, smoky flame, leaving scarcely any ash. Copaline is copal that has been partly mineralised.  One or more of the preceding sentences incorporates...
- adult male individual is preserved in a clear Hymenaea verrucosa copal specimen. The copal measures 70×20×12 millimetres (2.76×0.79×0.47 in) with several...
- Camphor Canada balsam Chinese lacquer (****anese lacquer) Copaiba balsam Copal Corneiba balsam (Schinus terebinthifolius or Lithraea brasiliensis) Damar...
- on Biological Diversity (COP 8)". Archived from the original on 17 December 2013. Retrieved 12 December 2013. "Welcome to COP 9". Archived from the original...
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