Cycladic civilization

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Noun1.Cycladic civilization - the Bronze Age civilization on the Cyclades islands in the southern Aegean Sea that flourished 3000-1100 BCCycladic civilization - the Bronze Age civilization on the Cyclades islands in the southern Aegean Sea that flourished 3000-1100 BC
Aegean civilisation, Aegean civilization, Aegean culture - the prehistoric civilization on the islands in the Aegean sea and the surrounding countries; "by 800 BC the entire Aegean had adopted this style of pottery"
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Is this because the Neolithic and the Early Bronze Age have the lure of the `origin' of the Cycladic people and therefore attract more attention or is it rather the unspoken agreement among scholars that the emergence of the Cretan palaces in the Middle Bronze Age explains all further developments?