Yarmouth interglacial

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Yarmouth interglacial

[′yär·məth ¦in·tər′glā·shəl]
(geology)
The second interglacial stage of the Pleistocene epoch in North America, following the Kansan glacial stage and before the Illinoian.
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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.