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Tardenoisian

Line breaks: Tar¦den¦ois|ian
Pronunciation: /ˌtɑːdɪˈnɔɪzɪən/

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Definition of Tardenoisian in English:

adjective

1Relating to or denoting a late Mesolithic culture of west and central Europe, especially France, dated to about 8,000-6,000 years ago.
1.1 (as noun the Tardenoisian) The Tardenoisian culture or period.

Origin

1920s: from French Tardenoisien, from the name of Fère-en-Tardenois in NE France, where objects from this culture were found.

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