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Folsom

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[ fohl-suhm ]
/ ˈfoʊl səm /
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adjective
of, relating to, or characteristic of a prehistoric North American cultural tradition extensive in the Great Plains about 11,000 years ago and typified by the use of the Folsom point.
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Origin of Folsom

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After Folsom, a village in NE New Mexico, near where remains typifying the culture were found in 1925

Other definitions for Folsom (2 of 2)

Folsom2
[ fohl-suhm ]
/ ˈfoʊl səm /

noun
a town in central California.
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