English dictionary



Hint: Click 'Bookmark' to add this page to your favorites.

English noun: fossilization

1. fossilization (process) the process of fossilizing a plant or animal that existed in some earlier age; the process of being turned to stone


Synonymsfossilisation


Broader (hypernym)action, activity, natural action, natural process


Narrower (hyponym)petrifaction, petrification

2. fossilization (act) becoming inflexible or out of date


Synonymsfossilisation


Broader (hypernym)passage, transition









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2017 onlineordbog.dk