Meaning of Longmyndian in English:

Longmyndian

Pronunciation /lɒŋˈmɪndɪən/

adjective

Geology
  • Designating a thick series of Late Precambrian sedimentary rocks whose main outcrop forms the hills of the Long Mynd in southern Shropshire.

noun

Geology
  • The Longmyndian series of rocks.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Reports of the British Association for the Advancement of Science. From Long Mynd, the name of a heathland plateau in the Shropshire Hills of western England + -ian.