Definition of Würm in English:

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Würm

Pronunciation: /vʊəm/

noun

[usually as modifier] Geology
1The final Pleistocene glaciation in the Alps, possibly corresponding to the Weichsel of northern Europe.
1.1The system of deposits laid down during the Würm glaciation.

Origin

Early 20th century: the former name of the Starnberger See, a lake in Bavaria.

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