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Definition 1: from 63 million to 2 million years ago - [noun denoting time]

Synonyms for tertiary period in the sense of this definition

(tertiary period is an instance of ...) a unit of geological time during which a system of rocks formed

"ganoid fishes swarmed during the earlier geological periods"

(tertiary period is a part of ...) from 13 million to 2 million years ago; growth of mountains; cooling of climate; more and larger mammals

(tertiary period is a part of ...) from 25 million to 13 million years ago; appearance of grazing mammals

(tertiary period is a part of ...) from 40 million to 25 million years ago; appearance of sabertoothed cats

(tertiary period is a part of ...) from 58 million to 40 million years ago; presence of modern mammals

(tertiary period is a part of ...) from 63 million to 58 million years ago; appearance of birds and earliest mammals

(... is part of tertiary period) approximately the last 63 million years

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