a cream-colored limestone quarried near Caen, France, for use in building.
variant of ceno-1 : Caenozoic.
noun the development of structures and organs in an embryo or larva that are adaptations to its way of life and are not retained in the adult form Compare recapitulation (sense 2)
adjective a variant spelling of Cenozoic
(in fungi) an aecium in which the spores are formed in chains and not enclosed in a peridium. noun an aecium in some rust fungi that has no surrounding membrane