einkanter

noun
ein·​kan·​ter | \ ˈīnˌkäntə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of einkanter

: a stone with a single sharp edge worn by wind-driven sand — compare dreikanter, ventifact

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History and Etymology for einkanter

German, literally, something having one edge, from ein one (from Old High German) + kante edge + -er

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“Einkanter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/einkanter. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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