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MEANING:noun: Fossilized excrement.
ETYMOLOGY:From Greek kopro- (dung) + -lite (stone), from lithos (stone).
USAGE:"Visitors to the centre can see genuine mineralised Viking excrement on permanent display. The coprolite was discovered in 1972."
Unusual 'Display'; Scunthorpe Evening Telegraph (UK); Jun 19, 2008.
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