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Jurassic

of, denoting, or formed in the second period of the Mesozoic era, between the Triassic and Cretaceous periods, lasting for 55 million years during which dinosaurs and ammonites flourished

Jurassic

[jə′ras·ik]
(geology)
Also known as Jura.
The second period of the Mesozoic era of geologic time.
The corresponding system of rocks.
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A special thank you goes to the school liaisons: Elaine Regan, Theresa Wright, Gretchen Sigafoos, Mary Carol Ferrera, Dr Pam Spry, Dr Pamela Stoeckel, Barbara Joyce, and Audrey Bopp All did an outstanding job The committee members Janice Jurasic, Dr Juanita Tate, Dr Cris Finn, Jean Sylling, Abbe Mitchell, Phyllis Wicklund, Dr Phyllis Graham-Dickerson and Dr Kathleen Whalen send a special thank you to all the schools and students involved.
All did an outstanding job The committee members Pat Carlson, Dr Mary Jo Coast, Jan Jurasic, Jean Sylling, Karen Hansen, Dr Phyllis Graham-Dickerson, Dr.
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