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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Geological feature that is a remnant of a pre-existing formation after other parts have disappeared;

Usage examples (37)
  • And Judith his relict was a widow now three years and six months.
  • This is the first record of a temperate 'relict' species among the vertebrates of the area.
  • "And you may be a 'relict' after all, Miss Cornelia."
  • What's he hinting around at by that there word 'relict'? for more
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