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ammonitenoun [C]

uk   /ˈæm.ə.naɪt/  us   /ˈæm.ə.naɪt/ specialized
an extinct sea creature (= one that no longer exists) often found as a fossil (= an animal turned into rock), with a flat, spiral shell
(Definition of ammonite from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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ammonitenoun [C]

 us   /ˈæm·əˌnɑɪt/
earth science an extinct (= no longer existing) sea creature often found as a fossil (= animal or plant preserved in rock)
(Definition of ammonite from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ammonite”
in Chinese (Simplified) 菊石,鹦鹉螺的化石…
in Chinese (Traditional) 菊石(鸚鵡螺的化石)…
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