duel

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United States politician who served as vice president under Jefferson; he mortally wounded his political rival Alexander Hamilton in a duel and fled south (1756-1836) Aaron Burr , Burr
United States statesman and leader of the Federalists; as the first Secretary of the Treasury he establish a federal bank; was mortally wounded in a duel with Aaron Burr (1755-1804) Alexander Hamilton , Hamilton
challenge to a fight or duel call-out
French mathematician who described the conditions for solving polynomial equations; was killed in a duel at the age of 21 (1811-1832) Evariste Galois , Galois
scene of a duel field of honor
duel between knights on horseback joust , tilting match
official attendant of a contestant in a duel or boxing match second
challenge to duel throw down the gauntlet
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