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noun
a method of manufacturing a flint tool by pressing flakes from a stone core with a pointed implement, usually of wood tipped with antler or copper.
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Origin of pressure flaking

First recorded in 1925โ€“30
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, ยฉ Random House, Inc. 2022

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