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Definition of Cambrian
CambrianPrimordial Pri*mor"di*al, a. [L. primordialis, from primordium
the first beginning; primus first + ordiri to begin a web, to
begin: cf. F. primordial.]
1. First in order; primary; original; of earliest origin; as,
primordial condition. ``The primordial facts of our
intelligent nature.' --Sir W. Hamilton.
2. (Geol.) Of or pertaining to the lowest beds of the
Silurian age, corresponding to the Acadian and Potsdam
periods in American geology. It is called also Cambrian,
and by many geologists is separated from the Silurian.
3. (Biol.) Originally or earliest formed in the growth of an
individual or organ; as, a primordial leaf; a primordial
Primordial utricle (Bot.), the interior lining of a young
vegetable cell. CambrianCambrian Cam"bri*an, a.
1. (Geog.) Of or pertaining to Cambria or Wales.
2. (Geol.) Of or pertaining to the lowest subdivision of the
rocks of the Silurian or Molluscan age; -- sometimes
described as inferior to the Silurian. It is named from
its development in Cambria or Wales. See the Diagram under
Cambrian Cam"bri*an, n.
1. A native of Cambria or Wales.
2. (Geol.) The Cambrian formation.
Meaning of Cambrian from wikipedia
- The Cambrian Period
( /ˈkæm.bri.ən, ˈkeɪm-/ KAM-bree-ən, KAYM-) was the first geological period
of the Paleozoic
Era, and of the Phanerozoic
Eon. The Cambrian...
- The Cambrian explosion
or Cambrian radiation
was an event approximately
541 million years
ago in the Cambrian period
- The Precambrian
, sometimes abbreviated
pЄ, or Cryptozoic) is the earliest
part of Earth's history, set before
- Cambrian Mountains
Cambria, in a narrower
sense: Elenydd) are a series
of mountain ranges
in Wales. Originally
the term "Cambrian
- British Airways
when BOAC, BEA, Cambrian
and Northeast merged
on 1 April
was set up on 25 April
1935 as Cambrian
Air Services. The airline's...
- The Cambrian
Line (Welsh: Rheilffordd
) is a railway
that runs from Shrewsbury
(in Shropshire, England) to Aberystwyth
(in Ceredigion) and Pwllheli...
- and funded
by the province
of Ontario, Cambrian
in Sudbury, Espanola
Current. Cambrian works
- The Cambrian
, a w****ly newspaper started
by George Haynes
and L. W. Dillwyn
in 1804, was the first newspaper published
in Wales. Its original
- The Cambrian
period, during which
the Cambrian explosion
took place, is composed
of the Early Cambrian
, Middle Cambrian
and Late Cambrian
- The Cambrian Colliery
was a large
coal mine that operated between
1872 and 1967 near Clydach
Vale in the Rhondda
Wales. It is notable
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