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Designating an early predynastic culture of Upper Egypt, evidence of which was first discovered at Badari in 1924; of or relating to this culture.
1A person belonging to the Badarian culture.
2With the. The Badarian culture.
1920s. From Badari, the name of a district in Egypt + -an.
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