ichthyolite

noun
ich·​thy·​o·​lite | \ ˈikthēəˌlīt \
plural -s

Definition of ichthyolite

: a fossil fish or fragment of a fish

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Other Words from ichthyolite

ichthyolitic \ ¦⸗⸗⸗¦litik \ adjective

History and Etymology for ichthyolite

French ichtyolithe, from ichty- ichthy- + -lithe -lite

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“Ichthyolite.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ichthyolite. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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