Rhaetian


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Rhaetian

[′rē·shən]
(geology)
A European stage of geologic time; the uppermost Triassic (above Norian, below Hettangian of Jurassic). Also known as Rhaetic.
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Whether polemicists embraced these values, which recognized the freedom of "the common man in his commune," or abhorred them, no one denied their place in Rhaetian political culture (250).
Whether or not Martial knew the work] to which Servius refers there is no sure way of telling; but, in the light of Servius' remark, the juxtaposition of Catullus with Rhaetian wine is certainly ironic, and irony in Martial is usually deliberate.
Reproductive isolation between two chromosomal races of Mus musculus in the Rhaetian Alps (northern Italy).
Concurrently with the tender process "repair Giarsuntunnel" leads the Rhaetian Railway through the tender process "repair Magnacuntunnel.
First, they contain the only currently known example of tightly temporally constrained latest Rhaetian and earliest Hettangian assemblages of continental tetrapods with associated radiometric ages anywhere.
Once a week on Swiss national television, children's stories are told in the oldest language in Switzerland namely Rhaetian Romansch.
The Keuper facies is usually overlaid by the Imon Fm (Goy and Yebenes, 1977), which comprises well-stratified dolomites showing a gradual transition from the Keuper facies, representing carbonate-evaporite tidal flat deposits of latest Norian to early Rhaetian age (Lopez- Gomez et al.
The Swiss are hugely proud of their Landwasser Viaduct which as part of the Rhaetian Railway has just been given Unesco status - bringing with it worldwide publicity.
Invitation to tender : Machine Verge maintenance on the network of the Rhaetian Railway.
Mineral water and wellness enthusiasts can reach the Bogn Engiadina Scuol by the Rhaetian Railway, straight through the Vereinatunnel and past Schellenursli's hometown Guarda.
1996): The diapsid reptile Pachystropheus rhaeticus, a probable choristodere from the Rhaetian of Europe.
With this measure, the Rhaetian Railway will receive more time to plan a new procurement and advance to order the test car.