Relating to or denoting a northern European Mesolithic culture, dated to about 9,500–7,700 years ago.‘the small seasonal settlement was occupied by hunter-gatherers of the Maglemosian tradition’
- ‘Some Maglemosian material culture was artistically designed, with decoration on tools and wooden canoes.’
- ‘The Federmessergruppen, characterized by shouldered flint points, gives way to the Maglemosian tradition with abundant microliths in distinctive convex-backed and triangular forms.’
The period of the northern European Mesolithic culture, dated to about 9,500–7,700 years ago.‘it is usually assumed that winter settlement during the Maglemosian was coastal’
1920s from Maglemose, a town in Denmark where objects from this culture were found, + -ian.