Günz

[gints; German gynts]

noun

the first stage of the glaciation of Eurasia during the Pleistocene.Compare Nebraskan(def 4).

Origin of Günz

1905–10; after a region in the Alps; see Würm
Related formsGünz·i·an, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for gunz

Günz

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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