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English definition of “bayonet”


noun [C]     /ˈbeɪ.ə.nət/
a long, sharp blade fixed on to a rifle (= gun)Hand weaponsHandguns and rifles bayonet     verb [T] (plural -t- or -tt-) He viciously bayoneted the straw dummy.Cutting and stabbing
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