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English definition of “neolithic”

neolithic

adjective uk   /ˌniː.əˈlɪθ.ɪk/ us    /-oʊ-/ specialized
relating to the period when humans used tools and weapons made of stone and had just developed farming: neolithic tools/artefacts/settlements The neolithic period is sometimes called the new stone age.
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