Folsom
I. adjective Etymology: Folsom, town in New Mexico Date: 1928 of, relating to, or characteristic of a prehistoric culture of North America on the east side of the Rocky Mountains that is characterized by flint projectile points having a concave base with side projections and a longitudinal groove on each face II. geographical name city California NE of Sacramento population 51,884

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  • Folsom — ist der Name folgender Personen: David E. Folsom (1839–1918), US amerikanischer Forschungsreisender und einflussreicher Politiker Montanas James Folsom senior (1908–1987), US amerikanischer Politiker (Demokratische Partei) James Folsom junior (*… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Folsom — may refer to:In places in the United States of America: *Folsom, California *Folsom, Louisiana *Folsom, New Jersey *Folsom, New Mexico *Folsom, PennsylvaniaIn people: * Abby Folsom (? 1867), American feminist and abolitionist * Allan Folsom (born …   Wikipedia

  • Folsom — Folsom, NJ U.S. borough in New Jersey Population (2000): 1972 Housing Units (2000): 702 Land area (2000): 8.269938 sq. miles (21.419041 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.185366 sq. miles (0.480096 sq. km) Total area (2000): 8.455304 sq. miles… …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

  • Folsom — ☆ Folsom [fōl′səm ] adj. [after Folsom, village in New Mexico, where such spearheads have been found] of or having to do with a North American culture of the late Pleistocene Epoch characterized by the use of stone spearheads with fluted sides …   English World dictionary

  • Folsom — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Folsom peut faire référence à : Sommaire 1 Patronymes 2 Toponymie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Folsom — 1 Original name in latin Folsom Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/New York longitude 39.60206 latitude 74.84267 altitude 32 Population 1885 Date 2011 05 14 2 Original name in latin Folsom Name in other language State… …   Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • Folsom — /fohl seuhm/, n. a town in central California. 11,003. /fohl seuhm/, adj. of, pertaining 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… …   Universalium

  • folsom — ˈfōlsəm also lts adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: from Folsom, N.M., its type station : of or relating to a prehistoric culture of No. America on the east side of the Rocky mountains from Alberta, Canada, to southern New Mexico… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Folsom — [ fəʊlsəm] noun [as modifier] Archaeology denoting a Palaeo Indian culture of Central and North America, dated to about 10,500–8,000 years ago. Origin named after Folsom in New Mexico …   English new terms dictionary

  • Folsom — Fol•som [[t]ˈfoʊl səm[/t]] adj. ara of, pertaining to, or characteristic of a prehistoric North American culture extensive in the Great Plains about 11,000 years ago and typified by the use of a typically leaf shaped and fluted flint point used… …   From formal English to slang

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