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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 Cre·ta·ceous /krɪˈteʃəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Cre·ta·ceous a.
 1. Having the qualities of chalk; abounding with chalk; chalky; as, cretaceous rocks and formations. See Chalk.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: abounding in chalk
      2: of or relating to the Cretaceous geologic era; "cretaceous
      n : from 135 million to 63 million years ago; end of the age of
          reptiles; appearance of modern insects and flowering
          plants [syn: Cretaceous period]