Sangamon

[sang-guh-muh n]
noun Geology.
  1. the third interglacial stage of the Pleistocene Epoch in North America, after the Illinoian glacial stage and before the Wisconsin.

Origin of Sangamon

First recorded in 1930–35; after Sangamon County, Ill.
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