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protrudent: proximal end of the edge projects outward beyond the edge of the shank proper; the protrudent may extend out from the shank at a sharp right angle or may be formed by a gentle outward flaring(b)
b Eventually it may be useful to separate angled protrudent edges from curved, flaring ones but in the present small assemblage the two forms have comparable temporal distributions and are associated with similar modes in the other dimensions.