Pronunciation: (hu-lä'fē-un), [key]
of or belonging to the Neolithic culture chiefly of northern Syria, dating to the fifth millennium b.c. and characterized by adobe dwellings and polychrome pottery decorated with animal designs and geometric patterns.
a person who belonged to this culture. Also,Ha•lafPronunciation: (hu-läf'). [key]
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