Noachian
Noachian No*a"chi*an, prop. a. Of or pertaining to the patriarch Noah, or to his time. [1913 Webster]

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  • Noachian — [nōak′iknō ā′kē ən] adj. 1. of Noah or his time 2. ancient; antique: also Noachic [nōak′ik] …   English World dictionary

  • Noachian — MOLA colorized relief map of Noachis Terra, the type area for the Noachian System. Note the superficial resemblance to the lunar highlands. Colors indicate elevation, with red highest and blue violet lowest. The blue feature at bottom right is… …   Wikipedia

  • Noachian — 1. adjective a) of or relating to Noah or his time b) of or relating to the earliest Martian geological time period characterized by large craters 2. noun the Noachian geological perio …   Wiktionary

  • Noachian — adjective of or relating to Noah or his time Noachian deluge • Pertains to noun: ↑Noah …   Useful english dictionary

  • Noachian — adjective Etymology: Hebrew Nōaḥ Noah Date: 1678 1. of or relating to the patriarch Noah or his time 2. ancient, antiquated …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Noachian — /noh ay kee euhn/, adj. of or pertaining to the patriarch Noah or his time. Also, Noachic /noh ak ik, ay kik/, Noachical, Noahic /noh ay ik/. [1670 80; Noach (var. of NOAH) + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Noachian — [nəʊ eɪkɪən] adjective relating to the biblical patriarch Noah or his time …   English new terms dictionary

  • noachian — no·a·chi·an …   English syllables

  • Noachian — No•a•chi•an [[t]noʊˈeɪ ki ən[/t]] adj. bib of or pertaining to the patriarch Noah or his time • Etymology: 1670–80; Noach (var. of Noah) + ian …   From formal English to slang

  • Noachian — /noʊˈeɪkiən/ (say noh aykeeuhn) adjective of the patriarch Noah or his time. Also, Noachic /noʊˈækɪk/ (say noh akik), / ˈeɪkɪk/ (say aykik). {Noach, variant of Noah + ian} …   Australian English dictionary

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