Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A fossil insect: a name applied to trilobites and related organisms, formerly classed with insects.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Paleon.) A fossil insect.

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  • noun paleontology A fossil insect.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek insect + -lite.

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