Dinantian


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Dinantian

[di′nan·chən]
(geology)
Lower Carboniferous geologic time. Also known as Avonian.
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The well encountered coal measures at expected depths, while successfully intersecting the secondary target of the Dinantian limestone to calibrate the seismic data .
1991): Environmental gradients in carbonate sediments and Rocks detected by correspondence analysis: examples from the Recent of Norway and the Dinantian of southwest England.