Miocene

adjective Mio·cene \ ˈmī-ə-ˌsēn \

Definition of Miocene

: of, relating to, or being an epoch of the Tertiary between the Pliocene and the Oligocene or the corresponding series of rocks — see Geologic Time Table

Miocene

noun

Origin and Etymology of miocene

mio- (from Greek meiōn less) + -cene — more at meiosis


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