Free Translator Free Translator
Translators Dictionaries Courses Other
Home
English Dictionary      examples: 'day', 'get rid of', 'New York Bay'




Recent epoch   /rˈisənt ˈɛpək/   Listen
Recent epoch

noun
1.
Approximately the last 10,000 years.  Synonyms: Holocene, Holocene epoch, Recent.






WordNet 3.0 © 2010 Princeton University








Advanced search
     Find words:
Starting with
Ending with
Containing
Matching a pattern  

Synonyms
Antonyms
Quotes
Words linked to  

only single words



Share |





"Recent epoch" Quotes from Famous Books



... them; but from the nature of things, it is scarcely possible to detect any direct proofs of subsidence, although some appearances are strongly in favour of it. On the fringed coasts, however, the presence of upraised marine bodies of a recent epoch, plainly show, that these coasts, instead of having remained stationary, which is all that can be directly inferred from our theory, ...
— Coral Reefs • Charles Darwin



Words linked to "Recent epoch" :   epoch, quaternary, Quaternary period, recent, Age of Man



Copyright © 2019 Free-Translator.com