Pliocene

adjective
Pli·​o·​cene | \ ˈplī-ə-ˌsēn How to pronounce Pliocene (audio) \

Definition of Pliocene

: of, relating to, or being the latest epoch of the Tertiary or the corresponding series of rocks — see Geologic Time Table

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Pliocene noun

First Known Use of Pliocene

1831, in the meaning defined above

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“Pliocene.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Pliocene. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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