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Paleolithic

adjective
1.
Of or relating to the second period of the Stone Age (following the eolithic).  Synonym: palaeolithic.



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"Paleolithic" Quotes from Famous Books



... yesterday, and stayed while he was dictating to the little model. I do think grandfather's so splendid. Martin says an enthusiast is worse than useless; people, he says, can't afford to dabble in ideas or dreams. He calls grandfather's idea paleolithic. I hate him to be laughed at. Martin's so cocksure. I don't think he'd find many men of eighty who'd bathe in the Serpentine all the year round, and do his own room, cook his own food, and live on about ninety pounds a year out of his pension of three hundred, ...
— Forsyte Saga • John Galsworthy

... canine tribe whose stertorous gasps announced that he was sunk in uneasy slumber, a supposition confirmed by hoarse growls and spasmodic movements which his master repressed from time to time by tranquilising blows of a mighty cudgel rudely fashioned out of paleolithic stone. ...
— Ulysses • James Joyce



Words linked to "Paleolithic" :   Middle Paleolithic, Lower Paleolithic, Upper Paleolithic, period, time period, period of time, Stone Age



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