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Paleolithic

Pa·le·o·lith·ic

Paleolithic

pronunciation:
peI li lI thihk [or] pae li lI thihk
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part of speech: adjective
definition: (sometimes l.c.) designating the earliest period of the Stone Age, from about 2 million B.C. to about 10,000 B.C., characterized by the use of primitive stone tools.
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The word paleolithic contains the following parts:
pale, paleo Greek root that means ancient