fossilised fossilised

Definition(s):

  • (adj) set in a rigidly conventional pattern of behavior, habits, or beliefs

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News

  • China fossils suggest tiny, hyperactive ancient primates

    An artist's impression of the recent discovery in China of the fossilised remains of a tiny tree-dwelling creature that lived around 55 million years ago, making it the oldest primate ever found.
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Bay Bulletin

Quotes

  1. "The existence of these fossilised remains in no way impacts on the ability ...... to construct or operate a desalination plant on the site that we've selected in Kilcunda," Mr Holding said.
    on Nov 26, 2007 By: Tim Holding Source: The Age

  2. "Her waiting policy has been called timid and fossilised in Italy," leader of the opposition liberal Free Democrats (FDP) Guido Westerwelle told German television, adding France and Britain had also criticised the plans.
    on Dec 4, 2008 By: Guido Westerwelle Source: FXstreet.com The Foreign Exchange Market

  3. Vijay Singh, a professor in the geology department of Ranchi University, said: "The plant fossils of the Rajmahal area are extremely rare. Flora and fauna got fossilised during volcanic eruptions millions of years ago when the Gondwana region...
    on Jul 25, 2008 By: Vijay Singh Source: Fresh News

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