Definition of belemnite
The word "belemnite" uses 9 letters: beeeilmnt.
n. - A conical calcareous fossil, tapering to a point at the lower extremity, with a conical cavity at the other end, where it is ordinarily broken; but when perfect it contains a small chambered cone, called the phragmocone, prolonged, on one side, into a delicate concave blade; the thunderstone. It is the internal shell of a cephalopod related to the sepia, and belonging to an extinct family. The belemnites are found in rocks of the Jurassic and Cretaceous ages. 2
Words formed by adding one letter before or after belemnite (in bold), or to beeeilmnt in any order:
s - belemnites
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