Cambrian Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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uk   us   /ˈkæm.bri.ən/ specialized
from or referring to the ​period of ​time between about 543 and 490 million ​years ago, in which many different ​types of invertebrates (= ​animals with no back ​bone) first ​appeared: the Cambrian ​period Cambrian ​rocks
the Cambrian
noun [S] uk   us  
the Cambrian ​period
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