Definition of Pliocene. Meaning of Pliocene. Synonyms of Pliocene

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Definition of Pliocene

Pliocene
Pliocene Pli"o*cene, a. [Written also pleiocene.] [Gr. ? more + ? new, recent.] (Geol.) Of, pertaining to, or characterizing, the most recent division of the Tertiary age.
Pliocene
Pliocene Pli"o*cene, n. (Geol.) The Pliocene period or deposits.

Meaning of Pliocene from wikipedia

- The Pliocene ( /ˈplaɪ.əˌsiːn, ˈplaɪ.oʊ-/ PLY-ə-seen, PLY-oh-; also Pleiocene) Epoch is the epoch in the geologic timescale that extends from 5.333 million...
- During the Pliocene epoch (5.3 Ma to 2.6 Ma), climate became cooler and drier, and seasonal, similar to modern climates. The global average temperature...
- The Saga of Pliocene Exile (or the Saga of the Exiles) is a series of science / speculative fiction books by Julian May, first published in the early 1980s...
- Neogene is sub-divided into two epochs, the earlier Miocene and the later Pliocene. Some geologists[who?] ****ert that the Neogene cannot be clearly delineated...
- (Early Pliocene of Kansas) Falco sp. (Early Pliocene of BulgariaEarly Pleistocene of Spain and Czech Republic) Falco oregonus (Early/Middle Pliocene of...
- Early Pliocene to Late Pliocene or Early Pleistocene of Africa, Late Pliocene to Early Pleistocene of North America) †Pachycrocuta (Pliocene and Pleistocene...
- Pliocene of SW and CE Africa) – oospecies(?) †Struthio kakesiensis (Early Pliocene of Laetoli, Tanzania) – oospecies †Struthio wimani (Early Pliocene...
- Pliocene of Florida) Phalacrocorax sp. (Bone Valley Early Pliocene of Polk County, Florida, US) Phalacrocorax leptopus (Juntura Early/Middle Pliocene...
- modern sea invertebrates than the Pliocene. The Miocene is preceded by the Oligocene and is followed by the Pliocene. As the earth went from the Oligocene...
- of Geological Sciences, the cutoff of the Pleistocene and the preceding Pliocene was regarded as being at 1.806 million years Before Present (BP). Publications...
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