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sidewinder

  • noun small pale-colored desert rattlesnake of southwestern United States; body moves in an s-shaped curve
    Crotalus cerastes; horned rattlesnake.
  • noun air-to-air missile with infrared homing device

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greek_fire

  • noun a mixture used by Byzantine Greeks that was often shot at adversaries; catches fire when wetted

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arming

  • noun the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
    armament; equipping.
  • verb prepare oneself for a military confrontation
    build up; gird; fortify; arm.
    • The U.S. is girding for a conflict in the Middle East
    • troops are building up on the Iraqi border

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brass_knucks

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knuckles; knucks; brass knuckles.

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armour

  • noun a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles
    armor.
  • noun protective covering made of metal and used in combat
    armor.

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armament

  • noun weaponry used by military or naval force
  • noun the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
    arming; equipping.

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atomic

  • adjective of or relating to or comprising atoms
    • atomic structure
    • atomic hydrogen
  • adjective (weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy
    nuclear.
    • nuclear war
    • nuclear weapons
    • atomic bombs

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flack

  • noun a slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer
    flack catcher; flak; flak catcher.
  • noun intense adverse criticism
    fire; attack; blast; flak.
    • Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party
    • the government has come under attack
    • don't give me any flak

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shot

  • noun the act of firing a projectile
    shooting.
    • his shooting was slow but accurate
  • noun a solid missile discharged from a firearm
    pellet.
    • the shot buzzed past his ear

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ground

  • noun the solid part of the earth's surface
    dry land; land; terra firma; earth; solid ground.
    • the plane turned away from the sea and moved back over land
    • the earth shook for several minutes
    • he dropped the logs on the ground
  • noun a rational motive for a belief or action
    reason.
    • the reason that war was declared
    • the grounds for their declaration

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air-to-air_missile

  • noun a missile designed to be launched from one airplane at another

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pellet

  • noun a small sphere
  • noun a solid missile discharged from a firearm
    shot.
    • the shot buzzed past his ear

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to

The preposition to primarily indicates approach and arrival, motion made in the direction of a place or thing and attaining it, access; and also, motion or tendency without arrival; movement toward; -- opposed to from. "To Canterbury they wend." Chaucer.
Stay with us, go not to Wittenberg. Shak.
So to the sylvan lodge They came, that like Pomona's arbor smiled. Milton.
I'll to him again, . . . He'll tell me all his purpose. She stretched her arms to heaven. Dryden.

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knuckle

  • noun a joint of a finger when the fist is closed
    metacarpophalangeal joint; knuckle joint.
  • verb press or rub with the knuckles

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spring_gun

  • noun a gun that is set to fire on any intruder that comes in contact with the wire that sets it off
    set gun.

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guided

  • adjective subject to guidance or control especially after launching
    • a guided missile
  • verb direct the course; determine the direction of travelling
    maneuver; head; point; direct; guide; channelise; manoeuvre; channelize; manoeuver; steer.

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weapon_of_mass_destruction

  • noun a weapon that kills or injures civilian as well as military personnel (nuclear and chemical and biological weapons)
    W.M.D.; WMD.

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rapier

  • noun a straight sword with a narrow blade and two edges
    tuck.

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broadsword

  • noun a sword with a broad blade and (usually) two cutting edges; used to cut rather than stab

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seeking

  • noun the act of searching for something
    quest.
    • a quest for diamonds
  • noun an attempt to acquire or gain something

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cannon

  • noun a large artillery gun that is usually on wheels
  • noun heavy gun fired from a tank

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baton

  • noun a thin tapered rod used by a conductor to lead an orchestra or choir
    wand.
  • noun a short stout club used primarily by policemen
    nightstick; billy club; billystick; billy; truncheon.

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vouge

  • noun a kind of pike used by foot soldiers in the 14th century

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atomic_weapon

  • noun a weapon of mass destruction whose explosive power derives from a nuclear reaction
    nuclear weapon.

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minute_gun

  • noun (military) gun that is discharged once every minute (usually as part of a military funeral)

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minute

  • noun a unit of time equal to 60 seconds or 1/60th of an hour
    min.
    • he ran a 4 minute mile
  • noun an indefinitely short time
    moment; bit; mo; second.
    • wait just a moment
    • in a mo
    • it only takes a minute
    • in just a bit

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gun

  • noun a weapon that discharges a missile at high velocity (especially from a metal tube or barrel)
  • noun large but transportable armament
    heavy weapon; ordnance; artillery.

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trench

  • noun a ditch dug as a fortification having a parapet of the excavated earth
  • noun a long steep-sided depression in the ocean floor
    oceanic abyss; deep.

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gas_gun

  • noun a gun that fires gas shells

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small

  • noun the slender part of the back
  • noun a garment size for a small person

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biological

  • adjective pertaining to biology or to life and living things
    biologic.
  • adjective of parents and children; related by blood
    • biological child

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ack-ack_gun

  • noun artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes
    pom-pom; antiaircraft; ack-ack; antiaircraft gun; flack; flak.

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airgun

  • noun a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air
    air gun; air rifle.

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round

  • noun a charge of ammunition for a single shot
    one shot; unit of ammunition.
  • noun an interval during which a recurring sequence of events occurs
    rhythm; cycle.
    • the never-ending cycle of the seasons

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round_shot

  • noun a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon
    cannon ball; cannonball.

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set

  • noun a group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used
    • a set of books
    • a set of golf clubs
    • a set of teeth
  • noun (mathematics) an abstract collection of numbers or symbols
    • the set of prime numbers is infinite

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spitball

  • noun a projectile made by chewing a piece of paper and shaping it into a sphere
  • noun an illegal pitch in which a foreign substance (spit or Vaseline) is applied to the ball by the pitcher before he throws it
    spitter.

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antiaircraft

  • noun artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes
    pom-pom; ack-ack; antiaircraft gun; ack-ack gun; flack; flak.
  • adjective satellite designed for defense from a surface position against air attack

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throw

  • noun the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)
    • the catcher made a good throw to second base
  • noun a single chance or instance
    • he couldn't afford $50 a throw

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spring

  • noun the season of growth
    springtime.
    • the emerging buds were a sure sign of spring
    • he will hold office until the spring of next year
  • noun a metal elastic device that returns to its shape or position when pushed or pulled or pressed
    • the spring was broken

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surface

  • noun the outer boundary of an artifact or a material layer constituting or resembling such a boundary
    • there is a special cleaner for these surfaces
    • the cloth had a pattern of red dots on a white surface
  • noun the extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object
    • they skimmed over the surface of the water
    • a brush small enough to clean every dental surface
    • the sun has no distinct surface

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small-arm

  • noun a portable gun
    piece; firearm.
    • he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster

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antiaircraft_gun

  • noun artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes
    pom-pom; antiaircraft; ack-ack; ack-ack gun; flack; flak.

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cavalry_sword

  • noun a stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
    sabre; saber.

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arm

  • noun a human limb; technically the part of the superior limb between the shoulder and the elbow but commonly used to refer to the whole superior limb
  • noun any projection that is thought to resemble a human arm
    limb; branch.
    • the arm of the record player
    • an arm of the sea
    • a branch of the sewer

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air-to-ground_missile

  • noun a missile designed to be launched from an airplane at a target on the ground
    air-to-surface missile.

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fencing_sword

  • noun a sword used in the sport of fencing

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sling

  • noun a highball with liquor and water with sugar and lemon or lime juice
  • noun a plaything consisting of a Y-shaped stick with elastic between the arms; used to propel small stones
    catapult; slingshot.

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armor

  • noun protective covering made of metal and used in combat
    armour.
  • noun a military unit consisting of armored fighting vehicles
    armour.

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nuclear

  • adjective (weapons) deriving destructive energy from the release of atomic energy
    atomic.
    • nuclear war
    • nuclear weapons
    • atomic bombs
  • adjective of or relating to or constituting the nucleus of an atom
    • nuclear physics
    • nuclear fission
    • nuclear forces

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partisan

  • noun a fervent and even militant proponent of something
    zealot; drumbeater.
  • noun an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
    enthusiast; partizan.

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backsword

  • noun a stick used instead of a sword for fencing
    fencing stick; singlestick.
  • noun a sword with only one cutting edge

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guided_missile

  • noun a rocket-propelled missile whose path can be controlled during flight either by radio signals or by internal homing devices

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heat-seeking_missile

  • noun a missile with a guidance system that directs it toward targets emitting infrared radiation (as the emissions of a jet engine)

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assegai

  • noun the slender spear of the Bantu-speaking people of Africa
    assagai.

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slasher

  • noun someone who slashes another person
  • noun a weapon (a sword or dagger) used for slashing

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weapon_system

  • noun any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    weapon; arm.
    • he was licensed to carry a weapon

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chemical_weapon

  • noun chemical substances that can be delivered using munitions and dispersal devices to cause death or severe harm to people and animals and plants

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stun

  • verb make senseless or dizzy by or as if by a blow
    stupefy.
    • stun fish
  • verb hit something or somebody as if with a sandbag
    sandbag.

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knife

  • noun edge tool used as a cutting instrument; has a pointed blade with a sharp edge and a handle
  • noun a weapon with a handle and blade with a sharp point

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ballistic_missile

  • noun a missile that is guided in the first part of its flight but falls freely as it approaches target

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knuckle_duster

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckles; knucks; brass knuckles; brass knucks.

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explosive

  • noun a chemical substance that undergoes a rapid chemical change (with the production of gas) on being heated or struck
  • adjective serving to explode or characterized by explosion or sudden outburst
    • an explosive device
    • explosive gas
    • explosive force
    • explosive violence
    • an explosive temper

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arrow

  • noun a mark to indicate a direction or relation
    pointer.
  • noun a projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow

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sabre

  • noun a fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle
    saber.
  • noun a stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
    cavalry sword; saber.

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crossbow

  • noun a bow fixed transversely on a wooden stock grooved to direct the arrow (quarrel)

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slug

  • noun a projectile that is fired from a gun
    bullet.
  • noun a unit of mass equal to the mass that accelerates at 1 foot/sec/sec when acted upon by a force of 1 pound; approximately 14.5939 kilograms

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air_rifle

  • noun a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air
    airgun; air gun.

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whale

  • noun a very large person; impressive in size or qualities
    giant; heavyweight; hulk.
  • noun any of the larger cetacean mammals having a streamlined body and breathing through a blowhole on the head

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pike

  • noun a broad highway designed for high-speed traffic
    motorway; thruway; freeway; throughway; superhighway; state highway; expressway.
  • noun highly valued northern freshwater fish with lean flesh

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piece

  • noun a separate part of a whole
    • an important piece of the evidence
  • noun an item that is an instance of some type;
    • he designed a new piece of equipment
    • she bought a lovely piece of china

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tuck

  • noun eatables (especially sweets)
  • noun (sports) a bodily position adopted in some sports (such as diving or skiing) in which the knees are bent and the thighs are drawn close to the chest

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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hatchet

  • noun weapon consisting of a fighting ax; used by North American Indians
    tomahawk.
  • noun a small ax with a short handle used with one hand (usually to chop wood)

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high_explosive

  • noun a powerful chemical explosive that produces gas at a very high rate

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bow

  • noun a knot with two loops and loose ends; used to tie shoelaces
    bowknot.
  • noun a slightly curved piece of resilient wood with taut horsehair strands; used in playing certain stringed instruments

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cupid's_bow

  • noun the double curve of the upper lip when considered to resemble Cupid's bow
  • noun a curved bow with reversed curve ends

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partizan

  • noun an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
    enthusiast; partisan.
  • noun a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries
    partisan.

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cannonball

  • noun a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon
    cannon ball; round shot.

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cutlass

  • noun a short heavy curved sword with one edge; formerly used by sailors
    cutlas.
  • noun a short heavy curved sword with one edge; formerly used by sailors
    cutlas.

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dagger

  • noun a short knife with a pointed blade used for piercing or stabbing
    sticker.
  • noun a character used in printing to indicate a cross reference or footnote
    obelisk.

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spear

  • noun a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
    lance; shaft.
  • noun an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
    gig; fizgig; fishgig; lance.

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munition

  • noun weapons considered collectively
    weapons system; weaponry; implements of war; arms.
  • noun military supplies
    ordnance; ordnance store.

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set_gun

  • noun a gun that is set to fire on any intruder that comes in contact with the wire that sets it off
    spring gun.

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bayonet

  • noun a knife that can be fixed to the end of a rifle and used as a weapon
  • verb stab or kill someone with a bayonet

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quaker_gun

  • noun a dummy gun or piece of artillery made usually of wood

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javelin

  • noun an athletic competition in which a javelin is thrown as far as possible
  • noun a spear thrown as a weapon or in competitive field events

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air_gun

  • noun a gun that propels a projectile by compressed air
    airgun; air rifle.

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trench_knife

  • noun a knife with a double-edged blade for hand-to-hand fighting

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whaling_gun

  • noun a gun (or device resembling a gun) for discharging a projectile (especially a harpoon) at a whale

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firearm

  • noun a portable gun
    small-arm; piece.
    • he wore his firearm in a shoulder holster

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brass_knuckles

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knuckles; knucks; brass knucks.

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knuckles

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knucks; brass knuckles; brass knucks.
  • noun a joint of a finger when the fist is closed
    metacarpophalangeal joint; knuckle; knuckle joint.

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light_arm

  • noun a rifle or pistol

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excalibur

  • noun the legendary sword of King Arthur

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bioweapon

  • noun any weapon usable in biological warfare
    bioarm; biological weapon.
    • they feared use of the smallpox virus as a bioweapon

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system

  • noun instrumentality that combines interrelated interacting artifacts designed to work as a coherent entity
    • he bought a new stereo system
    • the system consists of a motor and a small computer
  • noun a group of independent but interrelated elements comprising a unified whole
    scheme.
    • a vast system of production and distribution and consumption keep the country going

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throw

  • noun the act of throwing (propelling something with a rapid movement of the arm and wrist)
    • the catcher made a good throw to second base
  • noun a single chance or instance
    • he couldn't afford $50 a throw

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machete

  • noun a large heavy knife used in Central and South America as a weapon or for cutting vegetation
    panga; matchet.

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seeker

  • noun someone making a search or inquiry
    quester; searcher.
    • they are seekers after truth
  • noun a missile equipped with a device that is attracted toward some kind of emission (heat or light or sound or radio waves)

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ballistic

  • adjective relating to or characteristic of the motion of objects moving under their own momentum and the force of gravity
    • ballistic missile

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khukuri

  • noun a curved steel knife with a razor-sharp edge used in combat by the Gurkhas; has cultural and religious significance in Nepal

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flamethrower

  • noun a weapon that squirts ignited fuel for several yards

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bow_and_arrow

  • noun a weapon consisting of arrows and the bow to shoot them

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handbow

  • noun a bow drawn by hand as distinguished from a crossbow

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throw_stick

  • noun a curved piece of wood; when properly thrown will return to thrower
    boomerang; throwing stick.

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saber

  • noun a fencing sword with a v-shaped blade and a slightly curved handle
    sabre.
  • noun a stout sword with a curved blade and thick back
    cavalry sword; sabre.

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fire

  • noun the event of something burning (often destructive)
    • they lost everything in the fire
  • noun the act of firing weapons or artillery at an enemy
    firing.
    • hold your fire until you can see the whites of their eyes
    • they retreated in the face of withering enemy fire

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brand

  • noun a name given to a product or service
    marque; trade name; brand name.
  • noun a recognizable kind
    make.
    • there's a new brand of hero in the movies now
    • what make of car is that?

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gas

  • noun the state of matter distinguished from the solid and liquid states by: relatively low density and viscosity; relatively great expansion and contraction with changes in pressure and temperature; the ability to diffuse readily; and the spontaneous tendency to become distributed uniformly throughout any container
    gaseous state.
  • noun a fluid in the gaseous state having neither independent shape nor volume and being able to expand indefinitely

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missile

  • noun a rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives; may be ballistic or directed by remote control
  • noun a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
    projectile.

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heat

  • noun a form of energy that is transferred by a difference in temperature
    heat energy.
  • noun the presence of heat
    high temperature; hotness.

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cannon_ball

  • noun a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon
    cannonball; round shot.

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rifle

  • noun a shoulder firearm with a long barrel and a rifled bore
    • he lifted the rifle to his shoulder and fired
  • verb steal goods; take as spoils
    pillage; strip; despoil; plunder; foray; loot; reave; ransack.
    • During the earthquake people looted the stores that were deserted by their owners

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assagai

  • noun the slender spear of the Bantu-speaking people of Africa
    assegai.

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flak

  • noun a slick spokesperson who can turn any criticism to the advantage of their employer
    flack; flack catcher; flak catcher.
  • noun intense adverse criticism
    fire; flack; attack; blast.
    • Clinton directed his fire at the Republican Party
    • the government has come under attack
    • don't give me any flak

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fort

  • noun a fortified military post where troops are stationed
    garrison.
  • noun a fortified defensive structure
    fortress.

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steel

  • noun an alloy of iron with small amounts of carbon; widely used in construction; mechanical properties can be varied over a wide range
  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    brand; blade; sword.

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shaft

  • noun a line that forms the length of an arrow pointer
  • noun an aggressive remark directed at a person like a missile and intended to have a telling effect
    gibe; shot; dig; barb; slam; jibe.
    • his parting shot was `drop dead'
    • she threw shafts of sarcasm
    • she takes a dig at me every chance she gets

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duster

  • noun a windstorm that lifts up clouds of dust or sand
    sandstorm; sirocco; dust storm.
    • it was the kind of duster not experienced in years
  • noun a loose coverall (coat or frock) reaching down to the ankles
    gabardine; smock; dust coat; gaberdine.

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blade

  • noun especially a leaf of grass or the broad portion of a leaf as distinct from the petiole
    leaf blade.
  • noun a dashing young man
    • gay young blades bragged of their amorous adventures

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air

  • noun a mixture of gases (especially oxygen) required for breathing; the stuff that the wind consists of
    • air pollution
    • a smell of chemicals in the air
    • open a window and let in some air
    • I need some fresh air
  • noun the region above the ground
    • her hand stopped in mid air
    • he threw the ball into the air

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boomerang

  • noun a curved piece of wood; when properly thrown will return to thrower
    throwing stick; throw stick.
  • noun a miscalculation that recoils on its maker
    backfire.

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cutlas

  • noun a short heavy curved sword with one edge; formerly used by sailors
    cutlass.

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garrison

  • noun a fortified military post where troops are stationed
    fort.
  • noun United States abolitionist who published an anti-slavery journal (1805-1879)
    William Lloyd Garrison.

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tomahawk

  • noun weapon consisting of a fighting ax; used by North American Indians
    hatchet.
  • verb cut with a tomahawk

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and

A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence. (a) It is sometimes used emphatically; as, "there are women and women," that is, two very different sorts of women. (b) By a rhetorical figure, notions, one of which is modificatory of the other, are connected by and; as, "the tediousness and process of my travel," that is, the tedious process, etc.; "thy fair and outward character," that is, thy outwardly fair character, Schmidt's Shak. Lex.

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longbow

  • noun a powerful wooden bow drawn by hand; usually 5-6 feet long; used in medieval England

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nuclear_weapon

  • noun a weapon of mass destruction whose explosive power derives from a nuclear reaction
    atomic weapon.

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stick

  • noun an implement consisting of a length of wood
    • he collected dry sticks for a campfire
    • the kid had a candied apple on a stick
  • noun a small thin branch of a tree

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forearm

  • noun the part of the superior limb between the elbow and the wrist
  • verb arm in advance of a confrontation

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sticker

  • noun a small sharp-pointed tip resembling a spike on a stem or leaf
    pricker; spine; thorn; prickle; spikelet.
  • noun an adhesive label
    gummed label; paster.

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falchion

  • noun a short broad slightly convex medieval sword with a sharp point

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high

  • noun a lofty level or position or degree
    • summer temperatures reached an all-time high
  • noun an air mass of higher than normal pressure
    • the east coast benefits from a Bermuda high

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matchet

  • noun a large heavy knife used in Central and South America as a weapon or for cutting vegetation
    machete; panga.

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ship

  • noun a vessel that carries passengers or freight
  • verb transport commercially
    send; transport.

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cavalry

  • noun troops trained to fight on horseback
    horse; horse cavalry.
    • 500 horse led the attack
  • noun a highly mobile army unit

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fortification

  • noun defensive structure consisting of walls or mounds built around a stronghold to strengthen it
    munition.
  • noun the art or science of strengthening defenses

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fencing

  • noun a barrier that serves to enclose an area
    fence.
  • noun material for building fences
    fencing material.

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chemical

  • noun material produced by or used in a reaction involving changes in atoms or molecules
    chemical substance.
  • adjective relating to or used in chemistry
    chemic.
    • chemical engineer
    • chemical balance

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ack-ack

  • noun artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes
    pom-pom; antiaircraft; antiaircraft gun; ack-ack gun; flack; flak.

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sword

  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    steel; brand; blade.

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fire_ship

  • noun a weapon consisting of a ship carrying explosives that is set adrift to destroy enemy ships

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stun_gun

  • noun a weapon designed to disable a victim temporarily by delivering a nonlethal high-voltage electric shock
    stun baton.

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lance

  • noun a long pointed rod used as a tool or weapon
    shaft; spear.
  • noun an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish
    gig; fizgig; fishgig; spear.

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ball

  • noun round object that is hit or thrown or kicked in games
    • the ball travelled 90 mph on his serve
    • the mayor threw out the first ball
    • the ball rolled into the corner pocket
  • noun a solid projectile that is shot by a musket
    musket ball.
    • they had to carry a ramrod as well as powder and ball

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air-to-surface_missile

  • noun a missile designed to be launched from an airplane at a target on the ground
    air-to-ground missile.

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stun_baton

  • noun a weapon designed to disable a victim temporarily by delivering a nonlethal high-voltage electric shock
    stun gun.

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projectile

  • noun a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
    missile.
  • noun any vehicle self-propelled by a rocket engine
    rocket.

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equipping

  • noun the act of equiping with weapons in preparation for war
    armament; arming.
  • verb provide with (something) usually for a specific purpose
    equip; fit out; fit; outfit.
    • The expedition was equipped with proper clothing, food, and other necessities

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stab

  • noun a sudden sharp feeling
    twinge; pang.
    • pangs of regret
    • she felt a stab of excitement
    • twinges of conscience
  • noun a strong blow with a knife or other sharp pointed instrument
    thrust; knife thrust.
    • one strong stab to the heart killed him

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pom-pom

  • noun decoration consisting of a ball of tufted wool or silk; usually worn on a hat
    pompon.
  • noun artillery designed to shoot upward at airplanes
    antiaircraft; ack-ack; antiaircraft gun; ack-ack gun; flack; flak.

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brass

  • noun an alloy of copper and zinc
  • noun a wind instrument that consists of a brass tube (usually of variable length) that is blown by means of a cup-shaped or funnel-shaped mouthpiece
    brass instrument.

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dart

  • noun a small narrow pointed missile that is thrown or shot
  • noun a tapered tuck made in dressmaking

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destruction

  • noun the termination of something by causing so much damage to it that it cannot be repaired or no longer exists
    devastation.
  • noun an event (or the result of an event) that completely destroys something
    wipeout; demolition.

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bullet

  • noun a projectile that is fired from a gun
    slug.
  • noun a high-speed passenger train
    bullet train.

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light

  • noun (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
    visible light; visible radiation.
    • the light was filtered through a soft glass window
  • noun any device serving as a source of illumination
    light source.
    • he stopped the car and turned off the lights

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weapon

  • noun any instrument or instrumentality used in fighting or hunting
    arm; weapon system.
    • he was licensed to carry a weapon
  • noun a means of persuading or arguing
    artillery.
    • he used all his conversational weapons

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knucks

  • noun a small metal weapon; worn over the knuckles on the back of the hand
    knuckle duster; knuckles; brass knuckles; brass knucks.

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biological_weapon

  • noun any weapon usable in biological warfare
    bioweapon; bioarm.
    • they feared use of the smallpox virus as a bioweapon

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mass

  • noun the property of a body that causes it to have weight in a gravitational field
  • noun (often followed by `of') a large number or amount or extent
    plenty; great deal; pot; sight; flock; mint; slew; mountain; deal; wad; muckle; pile; lot; mickle; raft; quite a little; passel; hatful; mess; spate; heap; peck; stack; good deal; batch; tidy sum.
    • a batch of letters
    • a deal of trouble
    • a lot of money
    • he made a mint on the stock market
    • see the rest of the winners in our huge passel of photos
    • it must have cost plenty
    • a slew of journalists
    • a wad of money

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throwing_stick

  • noun a device resembling a sling that is used in various primitive societies to propel a dart or spear
    spear thrower; dart thrower; throwing board.
  • noun a curved piece of wood; when properly thrown will return to thrower
    boomerang; throw stick.

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panga

  • noun a large heavy knife used in Central and South America as a weapon or for cutting vegetation
    machete; matchet.

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yataghan

  • noun a long Turkish knife with a curved blade having a single edge

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bioarm

  • noun any weapon usable in biological warfare
    bioweapon; biological weapon.
    • they feared use of the smallpox virus as a bioweapon

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