Kansan glaciation

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Kansan glaciation

[′kan·zən ‚glā·sē′ā·shən]
(geology)
The second glaciation of the Pleistocene epoch in North America; began about 400,000 years ago, after the Aftonian and before the Yarmouth interglacials.
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These early humans suffered local extinction in Northern Europe during the great ice age known as the Anglian glaciation 450,000 years ago, but re-established themselves as the climate grew warmer again in the following Hoxnian interglacial.