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ichnite

[ik-nahyt] /ˈɪk naɪt/
noun
1.
a fossil footprint.
Also, ichnolite [ik-nuh-lahyt] /ˈɪk nəˌlaɪt/ (Show IPA).
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British Dictionary definitions for ichnite

ichnite

/ˈɪknaɪt/
noun
1.
a less common name for trace fossil
Word Origin
C19: from Greek ikhnos footprint, track + -ite1
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