microlith

noun mi·cro·lith \ ˈmī-krə-ˌlith \

Definition of microlith

: a tiny blade tool especially of the Mesolithic usually in a geometric shape (such as that of a triangle) and often set in a bone or wooden haft

microlithic

play \ˌmī-krə-ˈli-thik\ adjective

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microlith

noun mi·cro·lith \ ˈmī-krō-ˌlith \

medical Definition of microlith

: a microscopic calculus or concretion
  • rupture of microliths into blood vessels
  • Modern Medicine
— compare gravel 1

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