Extinction and Restoration


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Extinction noun – The state or fact of being rendered nonexistent, physically unsound, or useless.
Usage example: the state's population of moose has been replenished, having once been hunted almost to extinction

Restoration is an antonym for extinction.
Nearby Word: extinct
Antonyms for Extinction


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Restoration noun – The act of restoring something or someone to a satisfactory state.
Extinction is an antonym for restoration.
Nearby Words: restore, restored, restorative, restoring, restorer
Antonyms for Restoration
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old old extinction old restoration
natural natural extinction natural restoration
actual actual extinction actual restoration
massive massive extinction massive restoration
Other adjectives: great, potential, titled, early, major, impending, eventual, recent, economic, aforementioned.
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Restoration and Extinction. (2016). Retrieved 2022, January 24, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/extinction/restoration
Extinction & Restoration. N.p., 2016. Web. 24 Jan. 2022. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/extinction/restoration>.
Restoration or Extinction. 2016. Accessed January 24, 2022. https://thesaurus.plus/related/extinction/restoration.

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