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basilard

[bas-uh-lerd] /ˈbæs ə lərd/
noun
1.
a medieval dagger having a tapering blade with straight transverse quillons and a T -shaped pommel.
Origin
1300-1350
1300-50; Middle English bas(e)lard, Medieval Latin basalardus, bassilardus. See bacillus, -ard
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