/kam peen"yeuhn/, adj.
of or pertaining to a Mesolithic and Neolithic technological facies characterized by picks and tranchets.
[1920-25; < F campignien, after Le Campigny, the type site (Seine-Maritime, France); see -AN]

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  • campignian — (ˈ)kam|pēnyən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Campigny, town in No. France + English ian : of or relating to a late Mesolithic or early Neolithic culture characterized by coarse pottery, hewn stones, milling stones, and some… …   Useful english dictionary

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