Prehistoric definition

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Of the period before recorded history.
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Of, relating to, or belonging to the era before recorded history.
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The definition of prehistoric is the time before time was recorded.

An example of prehistoric is the Paleozoic era.

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Of or relating to a language before it is first recorded in writing.
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Of relating to the epoch before written record.
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Origin of prehistoric

  • From French préhistorique.

    From Wiktionary