Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A fossil bird; the fossilized remains of a bird. The oldest fossil known to be that of a bird is Jurassic. See cut under Archæopteryx.

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

  • noun The fossil remains of a bird.
  • noun A stone of various colors bearing the figures of birds.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun paleontology The fossil remains of a bird.
  • noun A stone of various colours bearing the figures of birds.

Etymologies

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ornitho- + -lite

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