Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Mousterian Assemblage Of Acheulean Tradition

(MAT) Bordes’ Middle Paleolithic tool tradition characterized by two groupings: assemblages with handaxes (MAT A), and those without handaxes (MAT B). Bordes thought that MAT B might have given rise to the Châtelperronian.

See Micoquian.

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