cave painting

noun

: a picture painted on the wall of a cave

Examples of cave painting in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For example, Cro-Magnons were dark skinned and lived in huts, not caves, and had a virtuosity in cave painting which could not be reproduced today, one expert says. John Hopewell, Variety, 26 Feb. 2024

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“Cave painting.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cave%20painting. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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