Definition of Neolithic Revolution in English:

Neolithic Revolution

noun

Archaeology
  • The first cultivation of plants and domestication of animals, which took place during the Neolithic period and radically changed the structure of prehistoric society; the development of agriculture.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Journal of Philosophy. After French révolution nélithique, in E. Le Roy Les Origines Humaines et l'Evolution de l'Intelligence 293.