Grenville series

Gren·​ville series | \ ˈgrenˌvil-, chiefly South -vəl- \

Definition of Grenville series

: a series of rocks consisting mainly of highly metamorphosed limestones and other sediments occurring in eastern Canada

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History and Etymology for Grenville series

from Grenville county, Ontario, Canada

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“Grenville series.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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