Noachian deluge

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Noun1.Noachian deluge - (Biblical) the great deluge that is said in the Book of Genesis to have occurred in the time of Noah; it was brought by God upon the earth because of the wickedness of human beings
Christian Bible, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Bible, Word of God, Book, Word - the sacred writings of the Christian religions; "he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
flood, inundation, alluvion, deluge - the rising of a body of water and its overflowing onto normally dry land; "plains fertilized by annual inundations"
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The great Flood described, commonly referred to as the Noachian Deluge, was an historical event, worldwide in its extent and effect.
in Chicago, ponders one of the many problems associated with Noah's Flood, or the "Noachian Deluge,' as creation scientists refer to it.
Hagberg, a graduate student at a Bible College, wondered how saltwater marine life survived 40 days and nights of a freshwater downpour during the Noachian Deluge. They set forth their results and methods in a paper entitled "Survival of Freshwater and Saltwater Organisms in a Heterogeneous Flood Model Experiment' in the June 1984 issue.