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Aurignac

[aw-ree-nyak]
noun
  1. a village in S France: many prehistoric artifacts found in area.
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Historical Examples of aurignac

  • The Aurignac and Brx skulls are distinctly longer and narrower than that of Brnn .

    Prehistoric Man

    W. L. H. Duckworth

  • First—Because of the modern style of the works of art at Aurignac.

  • The mayor of Aurignac ordered all the bones to be taken out and re-interred in the parish cemetery.

    Men of the Old Stone Age

    Henry Fairfield Osborn

  • Moreover the Aurignac jaw has a slight projection at the chin, where an ‘internal process’ is now distinct.

    Prehistoric Man

    W. L. H. Duckworth

  • By some authors it is regarded as clearly associated with the other examples just mentioned (Brx, Brnn, and Aurignac).

    Prehistoric Man

    W. L. H. Duckworth