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Holocene

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adjective Ho·lo·cene \ˈhō-lə-ˌsēn, ˈhä-\

Definition of Holocene

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the present or post-Pleistocene geologic epoch — see geologic time table

Holocene noun


Origin of holocene

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1897


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