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Mousterian

adjective Mous·te·ri·an \mü-ˈstir-ē-ən\

Definition of MOUSTERIAN

:  of or relating to a Middle Paleolithic culture that is characterized by well-made flake tools often considered the work of Neanderthal man

Origin of MOUSTERIAN

French moustérien, from Le Moustier, cave in Dordogne, France
First Known Use: 1890

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