Definition of Algoman
: of or relating to the mountain-making movements and granitic intrusion commonly referred to the middle of the Proterozoic era
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Origin and Etymology of algoman
Algoma, district in Ontario, Canada + English -an or -ian or -ic
First Known Use: 1913
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