Dictionary and Thesaurus

  Definition of Glacial epoch
  1. from two million to 11 thousand years ago; extensive glaciation of the northern hemisphere; the time of human evolution
  2. any period of time during which glaciers covered a large part of the earth''s surface; "the most recent ice age was during the Pleistocene"
Similar Words: Pleistocene, Pleistocene epoch, Glacial epoch, ice age, glacial period

 

Part Meronyms: Quaternary, Quaternary period, Age of Man, prehistory, prehistoric culture

 

 
  Search Dictionary

Search the meaning and definition of over one hundred thousand words!
 
 
  
  Random Word
attracter means a characteristic that provides pleasure and attracts; "flowers are an attractor for bees"; (physics) a point in the ideal multidimensional phase space that... more
 
  Find words starting with:
   
A
B
C
   
D
E
F
   
G
H
I
   
J
K
L
   
M
N
O
   
P
Q
R
   
S
T
U
   
V
W
X
   
Y
Z
 
 
 
This page was created in 94.8 ms