Meaning of Battle-Ax culture

Bat'tle-Ax cul"ture

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. a late Neolithic to Copper Age culture of northern Europe marked esp. by the production of pottery bearing the imprint of cord and by the use of battle-axes as burial accouterments. Also called
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.