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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Origin and Etymology of smithfield
from Smithfield, town in the Union of South Africa
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