the Bronze Age

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of the Bronze Age

:a period of time that began between 4000 and 3000 B.C. in which people used bronze to make weapons and tools
  • The artifact dates to the Bronze Age.
  • a Bronze Age weapon/tool

Word by Word Definitions

bronze play
  1. : to give the appearance of bronze to

  1. : an alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements

  2. : any of various copper-base alloys with little or no tin

  3. : a sculpture or artifact of bronze

age play
  1. : the time of life at which some particular qualification, power, or capacity arises or rests

  2. : one of the stages of life

  3. : the length of an existence extending from the beginning to any given time

  1. : to become old : show the effects or the characteristics of increasing age

  2. : to acquire a desirable quality (such as mellowness or ripeness) by standing undisturbed for some time

  3. : to cause to become old

  1. : aggregate : collection

  2. : action : process

  3. : cumulative result of


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