kitchen midden

noun

Definition of kitchen midden

: a refuse heap specifically : a mound marking the site of a primitive human habitation

First Known Use of kitchen midden

1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Kitchen midden.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/kitchen%20midden. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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