Definition of Ibero-Maurusian in English:

Ibero-Maurusian

adjective

Anthropology Archaeology
  • Of or relating to a late Palaeolithic people of northern Africa (and possibly also represented in southern Spain), their culture, or their stone tool industry.

noun

Anthropology Archaeology
  • 1A member of the Ibero-Maurusian people.

  • 2With the. The culture of this people, especially their stone tool industry, characterized by its small-backed blades, dating from &c.14,000 to &c.8,000 b.c.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Geographical Journal. From Ibero- + Maurusian, after French Ibéro-maurusien.

Pronunciation

Ibero-Maurusian

/ʌɪˌbɪərəʊmɔːˈruːsɪən//ʌɪˌbɪərəʊmaʊˈruːsɪən/