Neocene

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Neocene (Geol) More recent than the Eocene, that is, including both the Miocene and Pliocene divisions of the Tertiary.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n neocene In geology, the later Tertiary, including the Miocene and Pliocene.
    • n neocene In geology, the later Tertiary, including the Miocene and Pliocene.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
Neo-, + Gr. ne`os new