Clovis meaning

klōvĭs
A city of eastern New Mexico in the Llano Estacado near the Texas border.
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Of or relating to a prehistoric human culture widespread throughout North America from about 11,500 to 10,500 bc , distinguished by sharp fluted projectile points made of chalcedony or obsidian.
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Of or having to do with a North American culture of the late Pleistocene Epoch characterized by the use of stone and flint points with a hollow base.
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Origin of clovis

  • After Clovis New Mexico

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition