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Anthropocene epoch: see Holocene epochHolocene epoch
or Recent epoch,
most recent of all subdivisions of geologic time, ranging from the present back to the time (c.11,000 years ago) of almost complete withdrawal of the glaciers of the preceding Pleistocene epoch.
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There is nothing practical about the decision to formalize the Anthropocene Epoch
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