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Was Neolithic Man The First Lumberjack?
2012-08-10 09:31:21

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from Tel Aviv University reveals that the transition from hunting to agricultural societies parallels development of woodworking tools. Early man evolved from hunter-gather to farmer and agriculturalist during the Neolithic Age, from approximately 10,000 — 6,000 BCE. Neolithic man also began living in larger settlements with a variety of domesticated animals and plant life. This transition brought about significant...


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call-note
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'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
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