[pey-lee-oh-in-dee-uh n; especially British pal-ee‐] /ˌpeɪ li oʊˈɪn di ən; especially British ˌpæl i‐/
of, relating to, or characteristic of a New World cultural stage, c22,000–6000 b.c., distinguished by fluted-point tools and cooperative hunting methods.
a member of the North American Indian people of this cultural stage, who are believed to have migrated originally from Asia and are known to have been expert big-game hunters.
paleokinetic pa·le·o·ki·net·ic (pā’lē-ō-kə-nět’ĭk, -kī-) adj. Of or relating to the primitive motor mechanisms underlying muscular reflexes.
[pey-lee-oh-lib-er-uh l, -lib-ruh l or, esp. British, pal-ee-oh-] /ˌpeɪ li oʊˈlɪb ər əl, -ˈlɪb rəl or, esp. British, ˈpæl i oʊ-/ noun 1. a person advocating a more extreme form of liberalism, especially in politics. adjective 2. noting or pertaining to such people or their views.
[pey-lee-oh-lim-nol-uh-jee; especially British pal-ee-] /ˌpeɪ li oʊ lɪmˈnɒl ə dʒi; especially British ˌpæl i-/ noun 1. the study of ancient lakes from their sediments and fossils.
[pey-lee-uh-lith or, esp. British, pal-ee-] /ˈpeɪ li ə lɪθ or, esp. British, ˈpæl i-/ noun 1. a stone implement. paleolith (pā’lē-ə-lĭth’) A stone implement of the Paleolithic Period.