Clovis

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adjective Clo·vis \ˈklō-vəs\

Definition of Clovis

  1. :  of or relating to a widely distributed prehistoric culture of North America characterized by leaf-shaped flint projectile points having fluted sides

Origin and Etymology of clovis

Clovis, New Mexico


First Known Use: 1956


Clovis

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geographical name Clo·vis \ˈklō-vəs\

Definition of Clovis

  1. 1 city in central California northeast of Fresno population 95,631

  2. 2 city in eastern New Mexico near the border with Texas population 37,775


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