Downtonian

adjective
Down·​to·​ni·​an | \ (ˈ)dau̇n‧¦tōnēən \

Definition of Downtonian

: of, relating to, or constituting a subdivision of the European Silurian

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History and Etymology for Downtonian

Downton, town in Wiltshire, England + English -ian

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“Downtonian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Downtonian. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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