Translation of "Cretaceous" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun /kriˈteiʃəs/

(geology) a period of time from 140 million to 65 million years ago during which rocks containing chalk were formed and flowering plants first appeared

During the Cretaceous temperatures were considerably hotter than today.

(Translation of “Cretaceous” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)