nanofossil


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nanofossil

(năn′ə-fŏs′əl)
n.
Variant of nannofossil.
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and Svabenicka, L.: 1992, Macrofossils and nanofossils of the type locality of the Brezno Formation (Turonian-Coniacian, Bohemia).
Possible nanofossils have been discerned in a Martian meteorite, and new images of the planet's surface have strengthened the case for a watery past.
"There's nothing else that looks like nanofossils [in the rock sample], and the things that look like nanofossils aren't," McSween asserts.