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fencer

[fen-ser] /ˈfɛn sər/
noun
1.
a person who practices the art of fencing with a sword, foil, etc.
2.
a person who fences.
3.
a horse trained to jump barriers, as for show or sport.
4.
Australian. a person who builds or repairs fences.
Origin
1565-1575
1565-75; fence + -er1
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  • The tonic neck position is often described as the fencer's position because it resembles the stance of a fencer.
British Dictionary definitions for fencer

fencer

/ˈfɛnsə/
noun
1.
a person who fights with a sword, esp one who practises the art of fencing
2.
(mainly Austral & NZ) a person who erects and repairs fences
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