Definition of


  1. (noun, time) from 405 million to 345 million years ago; preponderance of fishes and appearance of amphibians and ammonites

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Synonyms of Devonian

age of fishes, devonian period

Origin of the word Devonian

  1. 1837, as a geological era, from the English county of Devon, where the Old Red Sandstone formations of that age are prominent. more

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Words that sound like Devonian

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