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n. pl. kuk·ris
A large knife with a somewhat sickle-shaped blade that is broader near its point than near the hilt, used especially by Gurkha soldiers as a weapon and cutting tool.

[Nepali khukurī, probably via Hindi khukhrī.]
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n, pl -ris
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a knife with a curved blade that broadens towards the point, esp as used by Gurkhas
[from Hindi]
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The court heard Clarke held a 2ft-long "kukri" knife to the throat of one man and put the shotgun, which had been deactivated and was incapable of firing, to the head of the other hostage.
A two member rescue team was promptly dispatched to the location and upon arrival, identified the snake as a juvenile common kukri (Oligodon arnensis) also known as the banded kukri.
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The kukri is a knife associated with soldiers from which Asian people?
"When I faced him he was surprised and I injured him badly." Because there was no room for Corporal Gurung to aim his rifle he used his 18-inch kukri (knife) against the man.
An entire section is dedicated to artefacts and objects ranging from a biscuit box, badges, kukri s, a card holder and medical kits.
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