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English definition of “Jurassic”


adjective     /dʒʊəˈræs.ɪk/ US  /dʒʊ-/ specialized
from or referring to the period of time between around 208 and 146 million years ago, in which the first birds appeared and the single piece of land broke up into separate continents : the Jurassic period Jurassic dinosaurs Specific periods of time the Jurassic     noun [S] the Jurassic period Specific periods of time
(Definition of Jurassic adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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