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English definition of “extinct”
/ɪkˈstɪŋkt/ adj [not gradable]
› no longer existing: There is concern that the giant panda will soon become extinct. › An extinct volcano (= mountain made from burned materials) is one that is no longer active. extinction
/ɪkˈstɪŋk·ʃən/ n [U] › Many species of plants and animals are threatened with extinction.