Synonyms of cretaceous


1. Cretaceous, Cretaceous period

usage: from 135 million to 63 million years ago; end of the age of reptiles; appearance of modern insects and flowering plants


1. cretaceous

usage: abounding in chalk

2. Cretaceous

usage: of or relating to or denoting the third period of the Mesozoic era

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