: a Stone-Age tool that is a flake of stone struck off from a larger piece
Examples of flake tool in a Sentence
Recent Examples on the WebThe researchers uncovered thousands of stone flake tools used for cutting and scraping.
Michael Price, Science | AAAS, 25 Feb. 2020 Pointy antler tines can be sawn or broken off to create pressure flaking tools to chip arrowheads, stone knives and a host of other lithic resources.
Tim Macwelch, Outdoor Life, 17 Dec. 2019
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