from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In geology, noting the earliest division of Pliocene time, in the classification by Gaudry and de Lapparent of the European Pliocene: represented by the Pikermi, Baltavar, Mont Lebéron, and Concud beds, which furnish evidence that herbivorous mammals were at that time widely dispersed and abundant.


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