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Spell Check of extinct

Correct spelling: extinct

Definition of extinct:

  1. no longer in existence; lost or especially having died out leaving no living representatives; " an extinct species of fish"; " an extinct royal family"; " extinct laws and customs"
  2. of e. g. volcanos; permanently inactive; " an extinct volcano"
  3. of a fire; being out or having grown cold; " threw his extinct cigarette into the stream"; " the fire is out"

Common misspellings for extinct:

  • extint (18%)
  • exstinct (14%)
  • extict (10%)
  • exticnt (7%)
  • extincted (7%)
  • exstint (5%)
  • exctinct (4%)
  • extinced (4%)
  • extincked (2%)
  • extenct (2%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.

Examples of usage for extinct:

  1. The bird of paradise, found in the East India islands, will soon be extinct unless protected.
  2. If the plants and animals that serve as food for others were not produced in great numbers, they would soon become extinct.
  3. Many of the birds that are valuable for food are, however, nearly extinct.