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synonyms for relict

  • dowager
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How to use relict in a sentence

Discovering this relict ecosystem highlights the widespread impact past changes in the climate have had on the world’s coastlines, Ezcurra says, and it provides a chance to better understand how future sea level rise may affect these ecosystems.
HOW THESE SEA-LOVING MANGROVES ENDED UP FAR FROM THE COASTTRISHLA OSTWALOCTOBER 22, 2021SCIENCE NEWS
This supports our hypothesis that the San Pedro River mangroves are a relict from the last interglacial, some 120,000 years ago.
THIS SECRET MANGROVE FOREST IS UNLIKE ANY OTHER IN THE WORLDSULA E VANDERPLANK/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
We hope scientists who study other types of organisms will explore this area and look for more relicts.
THIS SECRET MANGROVE FOREST IS UNLIKE ANY OTHER IN THE WORLDSULA E VANDERPLANK/THE CONVERSATIONOCTOBER 19, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
She was attired in the black calico riding-skirt and sunbonnet 443 which represented the mourning garb of the mountain relict.
IN CONNECTION WITH THE DE WILLOUGHBY CLAIMFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
We cannot but rejoice that in the present day there exists not the slightest relict of serfdom in any part of the United Kingdom.
CHAMBERS'S EDINBURGH JOURNAL, NO. 461VARIOUS
To whose memory as an instance of her conjugal affection, Mary, his sorrowful relict, caused this monument to be erected.
THE NEW GUIDE TO PETERBOROUGH CATHEDRALGEORGE S. PHILLIPS
He felt that he could not refuse the unexplained opportunity to pay at least his respects to the relict of his idol.
THE CUP OF FURYRUPERT HUGHES
What brought me to consciousness was his fumbling with the buttons at the waist of that blue muslin relict of a sentiment.
THE MELTING OF MOLLYMARIA THOMPSON DAVIESS
What brought me to consciousness was his fumbling with the lace on that blue muslin relict of a sentiment.
THE MELTING OF MOLLYMARIA THOMPSON DAVIESS
The fate of the unfortunate relict is miserable enough in any country, but among the Creeks her doom is barbarously rigorous.
EARLY WESTERN TRAVELS 1748-1846, VOLUME XXVARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO RELICT

  • dowager
  • relict
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