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Paleozoic definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: of or relating to or denoting the Paleozoic era n
1: from 544 million to about 230 million years ago [syn: Paleozoic, Paleozoic era]

Merriam Webster's

adjective Date: 1838 of, relating to, originating in, or being an era of geological history that extends from the beginning of the Cambrian to the close of the Permian and is marked by the culmination of nearly all classes of invertebrates except the insects and in the later epochs by the appearance of terrestrial plants, amphibians, and reptiles; also relating to the corresponding system of rocks see geologic time table Paleozoic noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

US var. of PALAEOZOIC.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Paleozoic Pa`le*o*zo"ic, a. [Paleo- + Gr. ? life, fr. ? to live.] (Geol.) Of or pertaining to, or designating, the older division of geological time during which life is known to have existed, including the Silurian, Devonian, and Carboniferous ages, and also to the life or rocks of those ages. See Chart of Geology.



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