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Extinct

Ex`tinct´
a.1.Extinguished; put out; quenched; as, a fire, a light, or a lamp, is extinct; an extinct volcano.
Light, the prime work of God, to me is extinct.
- Milton.
2.Without a survivor; without force; dead; as, a family becomes extinct; an extinct feud or law.
3.Once existing as a species but now having no living members; - used of species of living organisms, especially of animals and plants; as, dinosaurs are now extinct; the dodo bird is extinct.
v. t.1.To cause to be extinct.
Adj.1.extinct - no longer in existence; lost or especially having died out leaving no living representatives; "an extinct species of fish"; "an extinct royal family"; "extinct laws and customs"
Synonyms: nonextant
Antonyms:
extant - still in existence; not extinct or destroyed or lost; "extant manuscripts"; "specimens of graphic art found among extant barbaric folk"- Edward Clodd
2.extinct - of e.g. volcanos; permanently inactive; "an extinct volcano"
Synonyms: inactive
Antonyms:
active - (of e.g. volcanos) erupting or liable to erupt; "active volcanos"
dormant, inactive - of e.g. volcanos; temporarily inactive; "a dormant volcano"
3.extinct - of a fire; being out or having grown cold; "threw his extinct cigarette into the stream"; "the fire is out"
Synonyms: out
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