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Günz

[ gints; German gynts ]
/ gɪnts; German günts /
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noun
the first stage of the glaciation of Eurasia during the Pleistocene.Compare Nebraskan (def. 4).
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Origin of Günz

1905–10; after a region in the Alps; see Würm

OTHER WORDS FROM Günz

Günz·i·an, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for Günz

Günz
/ (ɡʊnts) /

noun
the first major Pleistocene glaciation of the AlpsSee also Mindel, Riss, Würm

Word Origin for Günz

named after the river Günz in Germany
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