small sword


[smawl-sawrd, -sohrd]
a light, tapering sword for thrusting, formerly used in fencing or dueling.

1680–90; small + sword Unabridged
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smallsword (ˈsmɔːlˌsɔːd)
a light sword used in the 17th and 18th centuries: formerly a fencing weapon

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