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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In geology, pertaining to the basal deposits of the Lower Eocene in France and Belgium, corresponding to the Woolwich and Reading beds of England. The lower deposits are fluviomarine, while the upper beds contain only marine fossils.
  • n. The Landenian deposits.


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