Palaeozoic

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Palaeozoic

(ˌpælɪəʊˈzəʊɪk)
adj
(Palaeontology) of, denoting, or relating to an era of geological time that began 600 million years ago with the Cambrian period and lasted about 375 million years until the end of the Permian period
n
(Palaeontology) the Palaeozoic the Palaeozoic era
[C19: from palaeo- + Greek zōē life + -ic]
Translations

Palaeozoic

[ˌpælɪəʊˈzəʊɪk] (Geol)
A. ADJpaleozoico
B. N the Palaeozoicel Paleozoico
References in classic literature ?
Feet Palaeozoic strata (not including igneous beds).
Though it must be admitted that the denudation of the Weald has been a mere trifle, in comparison with that which has removed masses of our palaeozoic strata, in parts ten thousand feet in thickness, as shown in Prof.
With respect to the terrestrial productions which lived during the Secondary and Palaeozoic periods, it is superfluous to state that our evidence from fossil remains is fragmentary in an extreme degree.