Smithfield

adjective
Smith·​field | \ ˈsmithˌfēld \

Definition of Smithfield

: of or belonging to a southern African culture in the Würm glacial period characterized by hunting, rock painting, ground stone tools, and in the later stages by the introduction of pottery of the Bantu type

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History and Etymology for Smithfield

from Smithfield, town in the Union of South Africa

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“Smithfield.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Smithfield. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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