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Stone Age

noun

Definition of Stone Age

  1. 1 :  the first known period of prehistoric human culture characterized by the use of stone tools — compare mesolithic, neolithic, paleolithic

  2. 2 :  a stage in a human institution or field of endeavor regarded as primitive, outmoded, or obsolete the Stone Age of information handling before computers

1844

First Known Use of stone age

1844


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Stone Age

adjective

Definition of Stone Age

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, or resembling the culture of the Stone Age especially in the use of stone implements modern Stone Age peoples our Stone Age ancestors

  2. 2 :  primitive, outmoded, or unsophisticated (as in ideas or technology) by currently accepted standards marauding mercenaries with Stone Age political ideas — Robert Moss using a Stone Age camera

Examples of stone age in a Sentence

  1. Stone Age attitudes about the raising of children.

1865

First Known Use of stone age

1865



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