Definitions for glacial epoch
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ice age, glacial period, glacial epoch(noun)
any period of time during which glaciers covered a large part of the earth's surface
"the most recent ice age was during the Pleistocene"
Pleistocene, Pleistocene epoch, Glacial epoch(noun)
from two million to 11 thousand years ago; extensive glaciation of the northern hemisphere; the time of human evolution
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