Metate?

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A metate is a mortar, a ground stone tool that is used for processing grain and seeds. They were used by women who would grind maize and organic materials while preparing food. Similar artifacts can be seen all over the world.
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me·ta·te
[muh-tah-tee; Spanish me-tah-te]
NOUN [PLURAL ME·TA·TES]
1.
a flat stone that has a shallow depression in the upper surface for holding maize or other grains to be ground with a mano.
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