épéeist


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é·pée

also e·pee  (ā-pā′, ĕp′ā)
n.
1. A fencing sword with a bowl-shaped guard and a long, narrow, fluted blade that has no cutting edge and tapers to a blunted point.
2. The art or sport of fencing with this sword.

[French, from Old French espee, from Latin spatha, broad double-edged sword; see spathe.]

é·pée′ist n.

épéeist

(ˈɛpeɪɪst)
n
(Fencing) fencing a person who uses or specializes in using an épée