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Definitions of extinct:
  • adjective:   of e.g. volcanos; permanently inactive
    Example: "An extinct volcano"
  • adjective:   of a fire; being out or having grown cold
    Example: "Threw his extinct cigarette into the stream"
  • adjective:   no longer in existence; lost or especially having died out leaving no living representatives
    Example: "An extinct species of fish"

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