Without a survivor; without force; dead; as, a family becomes extinct; an extinct feud or law.
Once existing as a species but now having no living members; -- used of species of living organisms, especially of animals and plants; as, dinosaurs are now extinct; the dodo bird is extinct.
A species which no longer exists. The Stellar sea cow is an example of a species which once lived on the Pacific's East Coast and is now extinct.
When an animal species dies out this is known as extinction. Dinosaurs have become extinct. Ferns A non-flowering plant very plentiful during the Mesozoic Era.
A species which no longer exists; has died out.
A bird species is extinct if there are no more members of the species alive. Extinct North American birds include the Great Auk, the Passenger Pigeon, and the (?) Ivory-Billed Woodpecker.
no longer living; having died out Return
When all members of a species have died out.
When a species dies out completely, so that there are zero individuals remaining alive, the species has become extinct. The process of a species diminishing is called extinction. See also Extant.
a species with no living members. All members of a species are dead; the end of a species.
If this happens, a species is gone forever.
The complete global disappearance of a species from existence. [U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
An organism that no longer exists in the wild. This can be historical - dinosaurs for example - or recent, as in animals that exist only in zoos because their natural habitat has been destroyed.
adj] A species of organism that has no living representatives.
Not existing now; died out
If a species is extinct it means there are none of them left anywhere in the world.
No living species. The animal doesn't exist anywhere anymore.
No individuals of a species survive.
adj] no longer present on the Earth
a species of plant or animal which does not exist any more.
to no longer exist, or be
No individuals of the breed exist e.g. Mexican Hairless
korehaha Gone forever, every individual of the species is dead.
there are no more alive on the earth.
A species of plant or animal of which no individuals remain living anywhere on the planet.
no longer existing What is an Ecosystem
Plant or animal species that no longer exists.
having no living members, no longer in existence.
no longer existing (Dinosaurs are extinct animals.)
no longer existing on the Earth
A species that has ceased to exist on the face of the earth.
to describe a species or population that is no longer living
Plants and animals that no longer exist.
No longer living or existing.
(ek stinkt') A species that is no longer in existence.
animals or plants that are not in existence any more
An animal is extinct when the last of its kind dies. It is gone forever.
A species with no living survivors
Of a taxon: having no living representatives
No longer be found living on the planet.
applied to a species of organisms that no longer lives.
No longer in use or no longer existing.
When all animals of one kind die; no longer existing as a species. There are no dinosaurs today because these animals are extinct.
no longer existing. An animal or plant facing extinction is one in danger of vanishing from our world.
No longer living - for example, dinosaurs (compare to Extant & Extirpated).
no longer existing; not living anymore
Occurring no more. The word is usually used for species but can apply to any level of classification. Recent extinctions are hard to prove, and an ‘official' limit of 50 years with no recorded sightings of the species is now used.
extinction: the disappearance of a type or groups of organism from the Earth. Mass extinctions are the disappearance of large numbers of species in one event, and are believed to be the result of catastrophic events which cause a break-down in the ecosystem.
no longer existing; manatees are considered to be threatened with extinction because there are fewer of them than there were before humans began exploiting them in the New World.
No longer existing; for example, the dodo bird.
no longer existing on the planet as a living organism
The state in which all members of a groups of organisms, such as a species, population, family or class, have disappeared from a given habitat, geographic area, or the entire world. Back to the top
No longer existing or living.
To have died out; no longer existing.
A species that no longer exists.
No longer in existence, all members of the group have died.
The disappearance of a species from the world.
a species of life that is no longer living.
complete disappearance of a species from Earth; they once lived on Earth but have died out.
Species that no longer exist.
when a species is no longer living
no longer existant (the opposite of extant).
No longer in existence. Once a species is extinct, all individuals within this species have forever vanished from the planet.
Having completely died out of existence.
No longer existing in living form; having died out.
no longer in existence; having no living descendent.
No longer alive; no longer in existence.
no longer in existence, died out
is a plant or animal where in which living individuals of its kind no longer exists
adj: A species that is no longer living on earth. All representatives of the species are dead. All the species that once occupied the earth but are no longer living are extinct. We know of their existence through studying the fossil record . Compare to extant .
An animal species that is extinct has died out. Most animal species that ever existed have gone extinct, including all the dinosaurs.
Extinct was a British television series that featured eight celebrities highlighting the plight of some of the world's most endangered species. It was presented by ZoÃ« Ball and Sir Trevor McDonald. The public were asked to phone in and vote for which animal they wanted to receive Â£250,000 in order to help save it from extinction.