Definitions for la tène
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
La TèneFr. la ˈtɛn(adj.)
designating the period of the European Iron Age that followed the Hallstatt period, roughly from the 5th century b.c. to the 1st century a.d.
(n.)a shallow area at the E end of the Lake of Neuchâtel, Switzerland.
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