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quillon

(French kijɔ̃)
n
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) (often plural) either half of the extended crosspiece of a sword or dagger
[C19: from French, diminutive of quille bowling pin, ultimately from Old High German kegil club, stake]
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The adopted bayonet was a short-bladed knife with walnut grip panels and a hooked quillon, although some longer-bladed versions were later made in the United States by Hopkins & Allen.
Robin Quillon of the Tribune-Democrat in Johnstown, Pa.
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