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Definitions of Cretaceous:
  • noun:   from 135 million to 63 million years ago; end of the age of reptiles; appearance of modern insects and flowering plants
  • adjective:   of or relating to the Cretaceous geologic era
    Example: "Cretaceous rocks"
  • adjective:   abounding in chalk

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