noun gra·vette \grəˈvet\
variants: or

gravette point

Definition of gravette



  1. :  a small sharp prehistoric flint tool consisting of a blade like that of a knife with a very sharp point, a straight back, and a groove following one entire margin

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Origin and Etymology of gravette

from La Gravette, France, where it was found

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to cast off or become cast off

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