Mesozoic era

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Mesozoic era from 230 million to 63 million years ago
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Usage

In literature:

The stretch of time on which we now enter, at the close of the Permian, is the Secondary or Mesozoic Era.
"The Story of Evolution" by Joseph McCabe
While the Mesozoic era was emphatically the age of reptiles, the coming of a more highly developed fauna was foreshadowed.
"North America" by Israel C. Russell
At the opening of the Mesozoic era reptiles were the most highly organized and powerful of any animals on the earth.
"The Elements of Geology" by William Harmon Norton
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In news:

Fierce-looking marine reptiles called plesiosaurs cruised the ancient seas for millions of years during the Mesozoic Era.
Tanning Mom Pre- Mesozoic Tanning Era.
Gender Confusion in the Mesozoic Era: Marshall Pailet on Bringing 'Jurassic Park' Back as a Musical.
Gender Confusion in the Mesozoic Era : Marshall Pailet on Bringing 'Jurassic Park' Back as a Musical.
When they lived, during the Mesozoic era - from about 250 million years ago until the dinosaurs died out 65 million years ago - the climate was warm and wet.
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