Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
Show syllables
Show Lookup History
Double-Click Lookup
  Show Spanish support
  Show Word Combinations
 
Pronunciation
Wordsmyth
  Phonics
  IPA
 
Entry formats
Standard
  Classic
 
Lookup History
ammonite1

am·mo·nite1

ammonite1

 
pronunciation:
ae m naIt
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: noun
definition: any of various coiled, flat, chambered fossil shells of extinct cephalopod mollusks from the Mesozoic era.
derivations: ammonitic (adj.), ammonitoid (adj.), ammonoid (n.)
Word Parts
The word ammonite contains the following part: