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Permian

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adjective Perm·ian \ˈpər-mē-ən, ˈper-\

Definition of Permian

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the last period of the Paleozoic era or the corresponding system of rocks — see geologic time table

Permian noun


Origin of permian

Perm, former province in eastern Russia


First Known Use: 1841


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