noting or pertaining to an interval of time corresponding to the Miocene and Pliocene epochs and accorded the status of a period when the Tertiary is considered an era.Compare Paleogene.
the Neogene Period or System.
Origin of Neogene
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The deposits of the central, or Lycaonian, plateau consist of freshwater marls and limestones of late Tertiary or Neogene age.
of, denoting, or formed during the Miocene and Pliocene epochs
the Neogene the Neogene period or system
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The youngest of two subdivisions of the Tertiary Period, including the Miocene and Pliocene Epochs.
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