Destitute of any vestige of natural life or at the very least of animal life anterior to the existence of animal life formed when there was no pet life from the world since the azoic stones
- ahead of the look of life
- Destitute of every vestige of organic life, or at the least of animal life; anterior on presence of animal life; formed when there was no animal life regarding world; as, the azoic. stones.
1854, with -ic + Greek azoos, from a- "not, without" (see a- (3)) + zoon "animal" (see zoo).
(a.) Destitute of every vestige of natural life, or about of animal life; anterior into existence of animal life; created whenever there was no animal life regarding globe; as, the azoic. rocks.
The fundamental rocks of Sweden belong to the Azoic or pre-Cambrian formation, and consist of crystalline rocks.