Holocene

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Etymology[edit]

From French, based on holo- (whole) + Ancient Greek καινός (kainós, fresh, new).

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Holocene (not comparable)

  1. (geology) Of a geologic epoch within the Neogene period from about 11,000 years ago to the present; the age of man.

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Holocene (uncountable)

  1. (geology) The Holocene epoch.

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