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iron age

Noun1.Iron Age - (archeology) the period following the Bronze Age; characterized by rapid spread of iron tools and weapons
2.iron age - (classical mythology) the last and worst age of the world
(history)Iron Age - In the history of computing, 1961-1971 - the formative era of commercial mainframe technology, when ferrite core memory dinosaurs ruled the earth. The Iron Age began, ironically enough, with the delivery of the first minicomputer (the PDP-1) and ended with the introduction of the first commercial microprocessor (the Intel 4004) in 1971.

See also Stone Age; compare elder days.
archaeology, archeology, period, period of time, prehistoric culture, prehistory, time period
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