from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One of the subdivisions into which the Upper Cretaceous formation of Europe is divided.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In geology, a division of the Cretaceous system, according to the continental geologists.


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