Eolithic[ē′ō lit̸h′ik, ē′ə-]
designating or of the earliest period of the Stone Age, during which crude stone tools were first used
Origin of Eolithicsee eolith and amp; -ic
Of or relating to the postulated earliest period of human culture preceding the Lower Paleolithic. Not in scientific use.
- (archaeology) of or relating to the early period of the Stone Age marked by the use of eoliths.