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Of or relating to the postulated earliest period of human culture preceding the Lower Paleolithic. Not in scientific use.
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(Archaeology) denoting, relating to, or characteristic of the early part of the Stone Age, characterized by the use of crude stone tools
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Belonging to the earliest period of the Stone Age, during which primitive human beings began to use stone tools and weapons.
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|Noun||1.||Eolithic - the earliest part of the Stone Age marked by the earliest signs of human culture|
Stone Age - (archeology) the earliest known period of human culture, characterized by the use of stone implements
|Adj.||1.||eolithic - of or relating to the earliest period of the Stone Age (characterized by the use of eoliths)|
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eolithic[ˌiːəʊˈlɪθɪk] ADJ → eolítico
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adj → eolithisch
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