eolith(redirected from eoliths)
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A crude stone artifact, such as a flake.
(Archaeology) a stone, usually crudely broken, used as a primitive tool in Eolithic times
e•o•lith(ˈi ə lɪθ)
a chipped stone of the late Tertiary Period in Europe once thought to have been flaked by humans but now known to be the product of natural agencies.
a stone tool, as one used in the early Stone Age. — eolithic, adj.See also: Stones
A primitive tool made of a roughly broken stone, especially flint.