What does holocene epoch mean?

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holocene epoch

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Holocene, Holocene epoch, Recent, Recent epochnoun

    approximately the last 10,000 years

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of holocene epoch in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of holocene epoch in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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  1. Ross MacPhee:

    Despite their ungainly appearance, different species of glyptodonts occupied habitats as distinct as open grassland and dense woodland, all the way from Patagonia to the southern parts of the continental United States, although their disappearance has been blamed on human depredation as well as climate change, some species persisted into the early part of the modern or Holocene epoch, long after the disappearance of mammoths and saber-toothed cats. Like the loss of giant ground sloths, mastodons, and dozens of other remarkable mammalian species, the precise cause of the New World megafaunal extinctions remains uncertain.

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