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arquebusier

[ahr-kwuh-buh-seer, -kuh-] /ˌɑr kwə bəˈsɪər, -kə-/
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  • To add to his vexation, the arquebusier had taken the torch with him, so that he should have to proceed in darkness.

    Windsor Castle William Harrison Ainsworth
  • "He throws his hat upon the ground far from him," calmly answered the arquebusier.

    Cinq Mars, Complete Alfred de Vigny
  • Then, sir, you deem that in slaying the hare, the arquebusier rid you of your witch wife?

    Grisly Grisell Charlotte M. Yonge

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