Meaning of Devonian
Pronunciation: (du-vō'nē-un), [key]
- noting or pertaining to a period of the Paleozoic Era, 405 to 345 million years ago, characterized by the dominance of fishes and the advent of amphibians and ammonites. See table under
- of or pertaining to Devonshire, England.
- the Devonian Period or System.
- devonian (Thesaurus)