Timiskaming

adjective

Ti·​mis·​ka·​ming
tə̇ˈmiskəmiŋ
geology
: of, relating to, or being a North American series (see series entry 1 sense 5) of rocks considered a recent division of the Archean
The alteration zones consist of … felsic porphyries and metasedimentary wackes and arkoses of the late Archean Timiskaming series.Canada Newswire, 16 June 2008

Word History

Etymology

from Timiskaming, lake & district of southeast Ontario, Canada

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“Timiskaming.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Timiskaming. Accessed 18 Jun. 2024.

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