cavalry sword

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Noun1.cavalry sword - a stout sword with a curved blade and thick backcavalry sword - a stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
scimitar - a curved oriental saber; the edge is on the convex side of the blade
sword, steel, blade, brand - a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
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The action was taken after Panetti began "swinging a cavalry sword around the house and threatening to kill" his wife, their baby, his wife's father and himself.
"In Circassian, the dagger is called EoACAyKama' and the cavalry sword EoACAyshashka'.
Militaria sold equally well with a Napoleonic cavalry sword making pounds 130 and an 18th century Spanish plug bayonet making pounds 75.
An 1879 bayonet used in the Zulu War, a 19th century cavalry sword from Waterloo and weapons used in both the Boar and Crimea wars are just some of the weapons surrendered to Staffordshire police.
A bayonet used in 1879 during the Zulu war, an 1830s cavalry sword and other weapons used during the Boer and Crimea wars were among the collection given to the museum.
Sabre - modern version of a cavalry sword. It has a light, flat blade and is the fastest sword.
``Both myself and a fellow historian working here are convinced it is a Civil War cavalry sword.
Like Chuck Connors having his cavalry sword snapped in two in the TV series Branded,I can remember the pain and humiliation of being ceremoniously banned from playing football by `The Kids'from up the road because I'dbeen brought up in the so-called`wrong' religion.