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Term: Pleistocene epoch Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: The period from 2 500 000 to 10 000 years ago, during which continental glaciers periodically expanded to cover subpolar regions in both hemispheres.  AMSglossary 

Period of time from about 2 million years ago to 10,000 years ago. During this period areas of land at higher and middle latitudes where covered with glacial ice.  PhysicalGeography 

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