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Definition of Lias

Lias
Lias Li"as (l[imac]"as), n. [Cf. F. lias, fr. liais sort of limestone, OF. also liois; perh. of Celtic origin, cf. Armor. liach, leach, a stone, Gael. leac, W. llech. Cf. Cromlech.] (Geol.) The lowest of the three divisions of the Jurassic period; a name given in England and Europe to a series of marine limestones underlying the O["o]lite. See the Chart of Geology.

Meaning of Lias from wikipedia

- Lias may refer to: Lias Formation, a geologic formation in France Lias Group, a lithostratigraphic unit in western Europe Early Jur****ic, an epoch Godfrey...
- Lia is a feminine given name. In the Spanish-speaking world, it is accented Lía. In America, the name may be a variant of Leah or Lea. Lia may be a diminutive...
- The Blue Lias is a geologic formation in southern, eastern and western England and parts of South Wales, part of the Lias Group. The Blue Lias consists...
- The Lias Group or Lias is a lithostratigraphic unit (a sequence of rock strata) found in a large area of western Europe, including the British Isles, the...
- November 2018. "Rangers Recall Lias Andersson From Hartford". NHL.com. 5 November 2018. Retrieved 6 November 2018. "Lias Andersson, Hear Him Roar". NHL...
- of people with the name) Lia (food), a rice-based dish in Orissa, India London International Awards, an advertising awards event Lias (disambiguation)...
- 174.1 Ma. Certain rocks of marine origin of this age in Europe are called "Lias" and that name was used for the period, as well, in 19th-century geology...
- Warwickshire. It gets the name ‘lias’ from the quarrymen’s dialect for ‘layers’, referring to its natural state when quarried. White lias is part of the Penarth...
- Godfrey Lias OBE was a British author, primarily of historical works, as well as a journalist, teacher and military man. During the first World War, Godfrey...
- Lia Williams (26 November 1964) is an English actress, known for stage, film, and television appearances. She has also worked as a director. Williams’s...
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