freestone

noun free·stone \ ˈfrē-ˌstōn \

Definition of freestone

1 : a stone that may be cut freely without splitting
2 a : a fruit stone to which the flesh does not cling
b : a fruit having such a stone

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14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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