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ˈgræp təˌlaɪtgrap·to·lite

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  1. graptolite(Noun)

    Any of a group of extinct aquatic colonial invertebrates, of the class Graptolithina, from the Cambrian and Carboniferous periods

    Etymology: From γραπτός .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Graptolite(noun)

    one of numerous species of slender and delicate fossils, of the genus Graptolites and allied genera, found in the Silurian rocks. They belong to an extinct group (Graptolithina) supposed to be hydroids

    Etymology: [NL, Graptolithus, from Gr. is engraved, written (gra`fein to write) + stone.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Graptolite

    grap′to-līt, n. one of a group of fossil hydrozoa, having simple or branched polyparies, usually strengthened by a horny-like rod—the 'solid axis.' [Gr. graptosgraphein, to write, lithos, a stone.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of graptolite in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of graptolite in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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