Paleolithic man

Paleolithic man
Paleolithic man
n.
any of the types of humans of the Paleolithic period, including Java, Neanderthal, and Cro-Magnon man

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  • paleolithic man — noun Usage: often capitalized P : a man of or peculiar to the Paleolithic period (as the Heidelberg, Neanderthal, or CroMagnon) * * * any of the prehistoric populations of humans, as the Cro Magnon, living in the late Pliocene and the Pleistocene …   Useful english dictionary

  • Paleolithic man — any of the prehistoric populations of humans, as the Cro Magnon, living in the late Pliocene and the Pleistocene epochs. [1870 75] * * * …   Universalium

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  • Paleolithic religion — The origin and early development of religion falls into the Paleolithic. Religious behaviour had certainly emerged by the Upper Paleolithic, before 30,000 years ago at the latest, [ Andre Leroi Gourhan and Annette Michelson, The Religion of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Paleolithic Europe — Homo erectus and Neanderthals settled in Paleolithic Europe long before the emergence of modern humans, Homo sapiens . The bones of the earliest Europeans are found in Dmanisi, Georgia, dated at 1.8 million years before the present. West Europe… …   Wikipedia

  • Paleolithic Period — or Old Stone Age Ancient technological or cultural stage characterized by the use of rudimentary chipped stone tools. During the Lower Paleolithic (с 2,500,000–200,000 years ago), simple pebble tools and crude stone choppers were made by the… …   Universalium

  • man — n. 1) an average; fat; grown; handsome; middle aged; old; short; tall; thin; ugly; wise; young man 2) Cro Magnon; Heidelberg; Java; Neanderthal; Paleolithic; Peking; Piltdown man 3) a divorced; family; married; single man 4) a con, confidence;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • Man'en — History of Japan Shōsōin Paleolithic 35,000–14,000 BC Jōmon period 14,000–300 BC Yayoi period 300 BC–250 AD Kofun period 250–538 Asuka period …   Wikipedia

  • Neanderthal man — noun extinct robust human of Middle Paleolithic in Europe and western Asia • Syn: ↑Neandertal man, ↑Neandertal, ↑Neanderthal, ↑Homo sapiens neanderthalensis • Derivationally related forms: ↑Neanderthal (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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