interstadial

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Etymology[edit]

inter- +‎ stadial

Adjective[edit]

interstadial (not comparable)

  1. (geology) Of or pertaining to a temporary period of thaw in the middle of an ice age.

Noun[edit]

interstadial (plural interstadials)

  1. Such a period.

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