Definition of coprolite
: fossilized excrement
coproliticplay \ˌkä-prə-ˈli-tik\ adjective
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Exactly what species produced the coprolites is unknown, but after analyzing a third specimen of the same composition found nearby the scientists determined that it had been produced by a carnivorous vertebrate other than a shark.
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