Which paleolithic site used radiocarbon dating to establish its age

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Bronze is an alloy of copper and either zinc or tin.

Alluvial Deposit - Soil deposited by running water, such as streams, rivers, and flood waters.

Many ancient peoples, such as the Egyptians living along the Nile, depended on annual floods and alluvial deposits to replenish the soils they were farming.

In academic, historical, and archaeological circles, A. Dates are determined by a variety of processes, including chemical analyses (as in radiocarbon dating and thermoluminescence), data correlation (as in dendrochronology), and a variety of other tests. Acheulean - A stone tool industry, in use from about 1.6 million years ago until 125,000 years ago.

- "Abbreviation for the term Anno Domini Nostri Jesu Christi (or simply Anno Domini) which means ""in the year of our Lord Jesus Christ."" Years are counted from the traditionally recognized year of the birth of Jesus. E.)." Absolute Dating - Collective term for techniques that assign specific dates or date ranges, in calendar years, to artifacts and other archaeological finds.

It was characterized by large bifaces, particularly hand axes.

This tool-making technology was a more complex way of making stone tools than the earlier Oldowan technology.

More flakes were knocked off from both sides of a stone and there is evidence that the maker had a preconceived notion of the tool's final form.

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