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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: In geology: The Lias Group, a group in the stratigraphy of Great Britain, formed during the Late Tri****ic to Early Jur****ic epochs...
- 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...
- 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...
- with forward Lias Andersson". New York Rangers. 2017-07-14. Retrieved 2017-07-14.  Hartford Wolf Pack (2018-01-19). "Rangers ****ign Lias Andersson to...
- 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...
- of people with the name) Lia (food), a rice-based dish in Orissa, India London International Awards, an advertising awards event Lias (disambiguation)...
- 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...
- in the Caucasus: Dagestan". In Françoise Companjen; László Károly Marácz; Lia Versteegh. Exploring the Caucasus in the 21st Century: Essays on Culture...
- 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...
- Ofelia "Lia" Maivia (born Ofelia Fuataga; May 22, 1927 – October 19, 2008) was a Samoan-American professional wrestling promoter. She is credited as one...
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