the period between the Lower and the Upper Palaeolithic, usually taken as equivalent to the Mousterian
of or relating to this period
noun 1. See under . [pey-lee-uh-lith-ik or, esp. British, pal-ee-] /ˌpeɪ li əˈlɪθ ɪk or, esp. British, ˌpæl i-/ adjective 1. (sometimes lowercase) Anthropology. of, relating to, or characteristic of the cultures of the late Pliocene and the Pleistocene epochs, or early phase of the Stone Age, which appeared first in Africa and are marked […]
noun 1. a mountain of the Sierra Nevada in EC California, one of the Palisades Peaks in the Sierra Nevada 14,040 feet (4279 meters).
noun, History/Historical. 1. the part of the Atlantic Ocean between the west coast of Africa and the West Indies: the longest part of the journey formerly made by slave ships. noun 1. (history) the middle passage, the journey across the Atlantic Ocean from the W coast of Africa to the Caribbean: the longest part of […]
noun, Buddhism. 1. the conduct of life by a religious person in such a way as to avoid the extremes of luxury and asceticism.