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Quaternary

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The Oxford Companion to the Earth

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Current Version:
2003

The Quaternary is the most recent geological period and system of rocks. It is part of the Cenozoic era and ...

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World Encyclopedia

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Current Version:
2004
Subject:
Encyclopedias
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44 words

Most recent period of the Cenozoic era, beginning c.2 million years ago and extending to the present. It is ...

Quaternary System

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology (2 ed.)

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Current Version:
2009
Subject:
Archaeology, History
Length:
95 words

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A major chronostratigraphic subdivision; the latest of the two periods forming the Cenozoic era (the other is the Tertiary...

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