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Günz

[gints; German gynts]
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noun
  1. 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
Related formsGünz·i·an, adjective
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Günz

noun
  1. the first major Pleistocene glaciation of the AlpsSee also Mindel, Riss, Würm
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Word Origin

named after the river Günz in Germany
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