tranchet

noun
tran·​chet | \ träⁿˈshā \
plural -s

Definition of tranchet

1 : a chisel-shaped flint implement peculiar to Neolithic times

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History and Etymology for tranchet

French, cutting tool, from Middle French, from trancher to cut

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“Tranchet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tranchet. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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