- of or relating to a civilization characterized by sun worship and megaliths
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Examples from the Web for heliolithic
We are carried back directly to the blood sacrifices of the heliolithic stage in human culture.A Short History of the World
H. G. Wells
The Semitic nomads of the Arabian desert seem also to have had a heliolithic stage.
The two settlements may have been quite independent, arising separately out of the widely diffused Heliolithic Neolithic culture.
But it was the heliolithic culture still at a very lowly stage and probably before the use of metals.
As a result he assumes the existence of an early cultural movement, for which the descriptive title "heliolithic" has been coined.Legends Of Babylon And Egypt
Leonard W. King