Definition of Dalradian in English:

Dalradian

Line breaks: Dal|ra¦dian
Pronunciation: /dalˈrɑːdɪən/

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adjective

Geology
  • 1Relating to or denoting a series of late Precambrian metamorphic rocks, occurring in Scotland and Ireland.
  • 1.1 (as noun the Dalradian) The Dalradian series of rocks.

Origin

late 19th century: from Dalrad-, from Dalriada (by alteration), + -ian.

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