Neogene

adjective Neo·gene \ ˈnē-ə-ˌjēn \
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of Neogene

: of, relating to, or being the later portion of the Tertiary including the Miocene and Pliocene or the corresponding system of rocks

Neogene

noun

Origin and Etymology of neogene

borrowed from German Neogen, from neo- neo- + -gen -gene


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