Meaning of RISS-WÜRM in English

ˈriˈs]wərm, ]wu̇(ə)rm, ]vi(ə)rm, G ]vuerm noun

( -s )

Usage: usually capitalized R&W

Etymology: from the Riss river, a tributary of the Danube in southwestern Germany, and the Würm, a small stream of southern Bavaria, Germany

: the third interglacial interval during the Pleistocene glaciation of Europe

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