Age of Copper

noun

Definition of Age of Copper

: the Aeneolithic period

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First Known Use of Age of Copper

1847, in the meaning defined above

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“Age of Copper.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Age%20of%20Copper. Accessed 24 Jun. 2022.

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