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bladelet

or blade·lette

[ bleyd-lit ]
/ ˈbleɪd lɪt /
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noun
a small, blade-shaped, sometimes retouched piece of stone used as the cutting edge of a weapon or tool by late Stone Age peoples.
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Also called microblade.

Origin of bladelet

First recorded in 1855–60; blade + -let
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