Mesolithic

adjective
Me·​so·​lith·​ic | \ ˌme-zə-ˈli-thik How to pronounce Mesolithic (audio) \

Definition of Mesolithic

: of, relating to, or being a transitional period of the Stone Age between the Paleolithic and the Neolithic

First Known Use of Mesolithic

1866, in the meaning defined above

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“Mesolithic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mesolithic. Accessed 3 Mar. 2021.

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