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Definition of extinct:

  1. Extinguished; put out; quenched; as, a fire, a light, or a lamp, is extinct; an extinct volcano.
  2. To cause to be extinct.
  3. Without a survivor; without force; dead; as, a family becomes extinct; an extinct feud or law.

Synonyms:

extinguished, new, out, late, quenched, asleep, vanished, lifeless, defunct, live, dead, inactive, nonextant.

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