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English noun: Cretaceous period

1. Cretaceous period (time) from 135 million to 63 million years ago; end of the age of reptiles; appearance of modern insects and flowering plants


SynonymsCretaceous


Instance hypernymgeological period, period


Part meronymAge of Reptiles, Mesozoic, Mesozoic era









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