"ordovician" Definition


  1. a. Of or pertaining to a division of the Silurian formation, corresponding in general to the Lower Silurian of most authors, exclusive of the Cambrian.
  2. n. The Ordovician formation.

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Position in dictionary: 68428 of 111710 words.
Word Types: a., n.,
Words that start with ordovician: 1
Words that end with ordovician: 1
Words that contain ordovician: 1
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Definition of ordovician

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