FOSSILIZED's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of fossilized
Definition:
a. set in a rigidly conventional pattern of behavior, habits, or beliefs
Example:
You have to follow these obsolete fossilized ways.
Sentence in Classic:
This unweeting manner of performance is the true ring by which, in this refurbishing age, a fossilized survival may be known from a spurious reproduction.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context
It reminded me of a sepia painting I had once seen done from the ink of a fossil Belemnite that must have perished and become fossilized millions of years ago.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context
Cuvier, with one eye on Genesis and the other on nature, tried to please bigoted reaction by reconciling fossils with texts and by making mastodons flatter Moses.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
And though none of them precisely answer to any known species of the present time, they are yet sufficiently akin to them in general respects, to justify their taking rank as Cetacean fossils.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Here and there I found traces of the little people in the shape of rare fossils broken to pieces or threaded in strings upon reeds.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells Context