Modified Basket Maker

noun

Definition of Modified Basket Maker

: an ancient culture of the plateau area of southwestern U.S. characterized by fired pottery, permanent pithouses, grooved hammers, notched axes, bows and arrows, the cultivation of beans and corn, and the domesticated turkey

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“Modified Basket Maker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Modified%20Basket%20Maker. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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