Choukoutien

adjective
Chou·​kou·​tien | \ ¦jōˌkō‧¦tyen \
variants: or Choukoutienian \ -​nēən \

Definition of Choukoutien

: of or relating to a middle Pleistocene culture of China characterized by rude chopper tools produced from cores or large flakes

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History and Etymology for Choukoutien

from Choukoutien, town near Peking, China, its type station

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“Choukoutien.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Choukoutien. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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