Li·​as | \ ˈlī-əs How to pronounce Lias (audio) \

Definition of Lias

chiefly British

First Known Use of Lias

1813, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Lias

Lias, division of the European Jurassic, from French, from English, a limestone rock

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“Lias.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Lias. Accessed 13 December 2019.

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