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- Acheulean (/əˈʃuːliən/; also Acheulian and Mode II), from the French acheuléen, is an archaeological industry of stone tool manufacture characterized...
- of Acheulean. For example, the Acheulean site at Bose, China, is dated 0.803±3K mya. The authors of this chronologically later East Asian Acheulean remain...
- began to be developed through the Acheulean Industry, named after the site of Saint-Acheul in France. The Acheulean was characterised not by the core...
- Europe. This technological industry was followed by the more sophisticated Acheulean industry. Oldowan is pre-dated by Lomekwian tools at a single site dated...
- distinct from Acheulean has been called into question in a 1994 article. The Clactonian industry may in fact be the same thing as the Acheulean and only ****essed...
- Mauritanian Adrar is the location of exceptional ac****ulations of Acheulean artifacts These Acheulean archaeological sites are located along wadis that occupy...
- is usually made from flint or chert. It is characteristic of the lower Acheulean and middle Palaeolithic (Mousterian) periods. Its technical name (biface)...
- (such as garlic). Tools described as cleavers have been in use since the Acheulean period. In contrast to other kitchen knives, the cleaver has an especially...
- by the more complex Acheulean industry, which was first conceived by Homo ergaster around 1.8–1.65 million years ago. The Acheulean implements completely...
- advanced lithic technology developed by the species, thereby introducing the Acheulean industry. KNM-ER 2598, a "H. erectus-like" occipital bone stands as the...
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