Definition of Extincting
1. extinct [v] - See also: extinct
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Literary usage of Extincting
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Original Letters Illustrative of English History: Including Numerous Royal by Henry Ellis (1846)
"... and restitucion of the morgage of Picardie, or the money lent on the same, with extincting of ..."
2. The Making of Ireland and Its Undoing, 1200-1600 by Alice Stopford Green (1908)
"... and full of delightful knowledge and liberal ingenuity."8 In spite of every effort of the London officials " for the extincting of amities between the ..."
3. The Works of Francis Bacon by Francis ( Bacon (1824)
"... the utter extincting whereof must be the work of time. But lastly, His lordship did fall upon that extenuation which of all the rest was most forcible; ..."
4. Ecclesiastical Memorials; Relating Chiefly to Religion, and the Reformation by John Strype (1822)
"... and the extincting of the detestable schisme raised by certain perverse Cardi- nalls, and maintained by the same King, entred actual war against him; ..."
5. A Collection of Acts and Records of Parliament: With Reports of Cases by Sir Henry Gwillim, Charles Ellis (1825)
"... and utter extincting of ' the said usurped power and authority, but also have defamed ' and slandered ..."
6. The Works of Francis Bacon, Baron of Verulam, Viscount St. Alban and Lord by Francis Bacon (1819)
"... the utter extincting whereof must be the work, of time. But lastly.his lordship did fall upon that extenuation,, which of all the rest was most forcible ..."