Dexamenean

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Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek δεξαμενή (dexamenḗ, reservoir, tank) + -an.

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  • IPA(key): /ˌdɛksəˈmiːniən/, /ˌdɛksəˈmɛniən/
  • Hyphenation: Dex‧a‧men‧e‧an

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Dexamenean (not comparable)

  1. (geology) Of a geologic period within the Hadean eon; comprises lower, middle and upper epochs from about 4600 to 4533 million years ago.

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Dexamenean

  1. A geologic period within the Hadean eon

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