wealden


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wealden \Weald"en\ (?; 277), a. [AS. weald, wald, a forest, a
   wood. So called because this formation occurs in the wealds,
   or woods, of Kent and Sussex. See Weald.] (Geol.)
   Of or pertaining to the lowest division of the Cretaceous
   formation in England and on the Continent, which overlies the
   Oolitic series.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wealden \Weald"en\, n. (Geol.)
   The Wealden group or strata.
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