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Meaning of LAURENTIAN

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Lau*ren"tian\, a.
Pertaining to, or near, the St. Lawrence River; as, the
Laurentian hills.

{Laurentian period} (Geol.), the lower of the two divisions
   of the Arch[ae]an age; -- called also {the Laurentian}.

 

 

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