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Eemian Syllabification: Eem·i·an
Pronunciation: /ˈēmēən/
(also Eemēm)

Definition of Eemian in English:


1Of, relating to, or denoting the most recent interglacial period of the Pleistocene in northern Europe, preceding the Weichsel glaciation.
1.1 (as noun the Eemian or Eem) The Eemian interglacial or the system of deposits laid down during it.


Early 20th century: from Eem, the name of a river in the Netherlands, + -ian.

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