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Definition of Cambrian

Cambrian
Primordial 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 cell. Primordial utricle (Bot.), the interior lining of a young vegetable cell.
Cambrian
Cambrian 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 Geology.
Cambrian
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-; sometimes symbolized Ꞓ) was the first geological period of the Paleozoic Era, and of the...
- The Cambrian explosion, Cambrian radiation, Cambrian diversification, or The Biological Big Bang refers to an interval of time approximately 538.8 million...
- The Precambrian (or Pre-Cambrian, sometimes abbreviated pꞒ, or Cryptozoic) is the earliest part of Earth's history, set before the current Phanerozoic...
- The Cambrian Line (Welsh: Llinell y Cambrian), also known as the Cambrian Main Line (Welsh: Prif Linell y Cambrian) and Cambrian Coast Line (Welsh: Llinell...
- Phanerozoic % Millions of years ago (H) K–Pg Tr–J P–Tr Cap Late D O–S The Cambrian–Ordovician extinction event occurred approximately 488 million years ago...
- Dhaka and Chittagong, Bangladesh. "Cambrian School & College". Cambrian College. "Cambrian College Profile" (PDF). Cambrian College. Archived from the original...
- Exercise Cambrian Patrol is an annual international military exercise that involves its parti****ting units covering a 40-mile (65 km) course in less than...
- Cymru (Wales) Cambrian Heights, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Cambrian Mountains, a mountain range in Wales Cambrian, New Zealand, or Cambrian's, a former gold-mining...
- Actinopterygii. Chordate fossils have been found from as early as the Cambrian explosion, 539 million years ago. Cladistically (phylogenetically), vertebrates...
- and funded by the province of Ontario, Cambrian has campuses in Sudbury, Espanola and Little Current. Cambrian works in partnership with school boards...