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baculite


baculite


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Baculite  \Bac"u*lite\,  n.  [L.  baculune  stick,  staff;  cf  F. 
  baculite.]  (Paleon.) 
  A  cephalopod  of  the  extinct  genus  {Baculites},  found  fossil 
  in  the  Cretaceous  rocks.  It  is  like  an  uncoiled  ammonite.