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Epoch

Epoch 1. A fixed point of time, established in history by the occurrence of some grand or remarkable event; a point of time... Read More

Human

Human Definition A human is a bipedal hominin characterized by having a higher and vertical forehead compared with earlier... Read More

Early Mammals on Earth

By the time the dinosaurs were extinct 65 million years ago, the world's landmass had split up into more or less the... Read More

Terraces

terrace 1. A raised level space, shelf, or platform of earth, supported on one or more sides by a wall, a bank of tuft, or... Read More

Genus

Genus Definition A genus is a taxonomic category ranking used in biological classification that is below family and above... Read More

Horizon

Horizon 1. The circle which bounds that part of the earth's surface visible to a spectator from a given point; the apparent... Read More

Scheme

scheme 1. A combination of things connected and adjusted by design; a system. The appearance and outward scheme of things.... Read More

Accession

Accession 1. A coming to; the act of acceding and becoming joined; as, a kings accession to a confederacy. 2. Increase by... Read More