1Relating to the ancient Angles.
Relating to or denoting a Pleistocene glaciation in Britain, identified with the Elsterian of northern Europe (and perhaps the Mindel of the Alps)
- ‘the basal Pleistocene deposits in the Celtic Deep are of Anglian age’
the AnglianThe Anglian glaciation or the system of deposits laid down during it.
- ‘before the Anglian, there were warm periods known as interglacials’