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Fossilise

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Verb

1. fossilise, fossilize

convert to a fossil

Example Sentences:
'The little animals fossilized and are now embedded in the limestone'

2. fossilise, fossilize

become mentally inflexible

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Fossilise

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verb
1. 
to convert or be converted into a fossil
2. 
to become or cause to become antiquated or inflexible

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Fossilise

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verb transitiveWord forms: ˈfossilˌized or ˈfossilˌizing
1. 
to change into a fossil or fossils; petrify
2. 
to make out of date, rigid, or incapable of change
verb intransitive
3. 
to become fossilized

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