Definition of Graptolites

1. Noun. (plural of graptolite) ¹



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Definition of Graptolites

1. graptolite [n] - See also: graptolite

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Graptolites

grappled
grapplehook
grapplehooks
grapplement
grappler
grapplers
grapples
grappling
grappling hook
grappling iron
grappling irons
grapplings
grapsoid
grapsoids
graptolite
graptolites (current term)
graptolitic
grapy
grasp
grasp all, lose all
grasp at straws
grasp reflex
grasp the nettle
graspable
grasped
grasper
graspers
grasping
grasping reflex
graspingly

Literary usage of Graptolites

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1. Report of the Annual Meeting (1895)
"GS The authors note that the number of stipes possessed by graptolites has been looked upon as a character of prime importance, many genera being based on ..."

2. Geology, Physical and Historical by Herdman Fitzgerald Cleland (1916)
"graptolites. — This group will be discussed more fully in the next chapter (p. ... graptolites were slender organisms, plant- like in appearance, ..."

3. Proceedings of the Liverpool Geological Society by Liverpool Geological Society (1874)
"The following communications were read:— ON SOME graptolites FROM THE UPPER ARENIG ... These dendroid graptolites, with the same, or nearly allied species, ..."

4. Geology, Physical and Historical by Herdman Fitzgerald Cleland (1916)
"graptolites. — This group will be discussed more fully in the next chapter (p. ... graptolites appear for the first time in the Upper Cambrian. Jellyfish. ..."

5. Chemical and Geological Essays by Thomas Sterry Hunt (1875)
"They were new forms, it is true, but the horizon of the graptolites, ... Up to 1856 no other organic remains than the graptolites and the two species of ..."

6. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria by Royal Society of Victoria (Melbourne, Vic.), Royal Society of Victoria (1905)
"The small collection of graptolites here dealt with was found by Mr. EO Thiele ... graptolites of about the same horizon have been known for some years to ..."

7. A Bibliography of Protozoa, Sponges, Coelenterata, and Worms: Including Also by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1885)
"[570 NICHOLSON, HA Note on the Distribution in Time of the various British Species and Genera of graptolites. Ann. and Mag. of Nat. Hist. Ser. ..."

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