Definition of Quaternary. Meaning of Quaternary. Synonyms of Quaternary
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Definition of Quaternary
QuaternaryQuaternary Qua*ter"na*ry, a. [L. quaternarius consisting of
four each, containing four, fr. quaterni four each, fr.
quattuor four: cf. F. quaternaire. See Four.]
1. Consisting of four; by fours, or in sets of four.
2. (Geol.) Later than, or subsequent to, the Tertiary;
Post-tertiary; as, the Quaternary age, or Age of man. QuaternaryQuaternary Qua*ter"na*ry, n. [L. numerus quaternarius: cf. F.
1. The number four. --Boyle.
2. (Geol.) The Quaternary age, era, or formation. See the
Chart of Geology.
Meaning of Quaternary from wikipedia
( /kwəˈtɜːrnəri, ˈkwɒt.ərˌnɛr.i/ kwə-TUR-nə-ree, KWOT-ər-nerr-ee) is the current
and most recent
of the three periods
of the Cenozoic
- The Quaternary period
(from 2.588 ± 0.005 million years
ago to the present) has seen the extinctions
of numerous predominantly megafaunal
- Quaternary ammonium
cations, also known
as quats, are positively charged polyatomic
ions of the structure
NR+ 4, R being
an alkyl group
or an aryl group...
- fourth geologic
time period Quaternary
glaciation, the current
ice age Quaternary numeral system
(base-4) in mathematics Quaternary Communications
is an EP by the heavy metal
band Mötley Crüe. It was released
in 1994 on Elektra. The EP, which
was initially going
to be titled
glaciation, also known
as the Pleistocene
glaciation, is an alternating series
and interglacial periods during
- The quaternary
prevention, concept coined
by the Belgian general practitioner
Marc Jamoulle, are the actions taken
at risk of overmedicalisation...
- A quaternary carbon
is a carbon
to four other carbon
atoms. For this reason, quaternary carbon atoms
only in hydrocarbons having
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sector: definition, background, examples
- A quaternary
/kwəˈtɜːrnəri/ numeral system
is base-4. It uses the digits
0, 1, 2 and 3 to represent
any real number. Four is the largest number
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