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Dictionary entry overview: What does Tertiary mean?
• TERTIARY (noun)
The noun TERTIARY has 1 sense:
1. from 63 million to 2 million years ago
Familiarity information: TERTIARY used as a noun is very rare.
• TERTIARY (adjective)
The adjective TERTIARY has 1 sense:
1. coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position
Familiarity information: TERTIARY used as an adjective is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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From 63 million to 2 million years ago
Nouns denoting time and temporal relations
Tertiary; Tertiary period
Meronyms (parts of "Tertiary"):
Holonyms ("Tertiary" is a part of...):
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Coming next after the second and just before the fourth in position
ordinal (being or denoting a numerical order in a series)
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