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Beaker folk′  (bēkər),USA pronunciation 
  • Archaeologya late Neolithic to Copper Age people living in Europe, so called in reference to the bell beakers commonly found buried with their dead in barrows. Also called  Beaker people. 
    • 1920–25

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    Beaker folk n
    1. a prehistoric people thought to have originated in the Iberian peninsula and spread to central Europe and Britain during the second millennium bc
    Etymology: 20th Century: named after the beakers found among their remains
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