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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How to use pressure flaking in a sentence
The blade and stem edges were retouched by shallow, regular, pressure flaking.
This retouch appears to have been accomplished with indirect percussion or pressure flaking.
The notches were formed by shallow pressure flaking after the blade was finished, thus forming the auricles.
The notches were formed by well controlled pressure flaking.
Well controlled pressure flaking was employed to shape the side notches.