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English definition of “bayonet”

bayonet

noun [C] uk   /ˈbeɪ.ə.nət/ us  
a long, sharp blade fixed on to a rifle (= gun)Hand weaponsHandguns and rifles
bayonet
verb [T] uk   (plural -t- or -tt-) us  
He viciously bayoneted the straw dummy.Cutting and stabbing
(Definition of bayonet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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