Quantcast
Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Medical
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

Aeneolithic

play
adjective Ae·ne·o·lith·ic \ā-ˌē-nē-ō-ˈli-thik\

Definition of Aeneolithic

  1. :  of or relating to a transitional period between the Neolithic and Bronze ages in which some copper was used



Origin of aeneolithic

Latin aeneus of copper or bronze, from aes copper, bronze — more at ore


First Known Use: 1901


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Aeneolithic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a division or portion of a pool or whole

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

image1926873504

Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?

superficial gregarious tetchy flashy
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ