Meaning of LEVALLOISIAN in English

LEVALLOISIAN

transcription, транскрипция: [ ˌle-və-ˈlȯi-zē-ən, lə-ˌval-ˈwä-zē- ]

adjective

Etymology: Levallois -Perret, suburb of Paris, France

Date: 1932

: of or relating to a Middle Paleolithic culture characterized by a technique of manufacturing tools by striking flakes from a flint nodule

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