fossiel

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Etymology[edit]

From French fossile, from Latin fossilis (something which has been dug up), from fodio (I dig up).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -il
  • Hyphenation: fos‧siel

Noun[edit]

fossiel n (plural fossielen, diminutive fossieltje n)

  1. fossil
  2. (figuratively) someone with very old fashioned ideas

Adjective[edit]

fossiel (not comparable)

  1. fossil

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