Definition of polar wandering in English:
The slow erratic movement of the earth’s poles relative to the continents throughout geological time, due largely to continental drift.
- The significance of the results that were then materializing soon became known, and ‘polar wandering’ became a new topic of relevance to the general debate on continental drift.
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