Huronian


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Huronian

[hyü′rō·nē·ən]
(geology)
The lower system of the restricted Proterozoic.
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It is further interesting that Felix Martin includes brief biographical sketches of these Huronian Christians as an appendix to his The Life of lather Isaac Jogues (233-54).
Archean metavolcanic and metasedimentary rocks are unconformably overlain by Proterozoic rocks of the Huronian Supergroup.
Fairbairn, H.W., Hurley, P.M., Card, K.D., and Knight, C.J., 1969, Correlation of radiometric ages of Nipissing diabase and Huronian metasediments with Proterozoic orogenic events in Ontario: Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v.