: of or belonging to a Paleolithic culture epoch of western Europe including the Châterperronian and Gravettian phases and characterized by narrow pointed flint knife blades and the art of Lascaux Cave

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Périgord, region in southwestern France + English -ian

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“Perigordian.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Mar. 2024.

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