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English definition of “pommel”


noun [C]     /ˈpɒm.əl/ US  /ˈpʌm-/
the usually rounded part that sticks up at the front of a saddle (= seat for sitting on a horse )Horse ridingHorse racing the rounded part on the end of a sword handle Spherical, circular and annular objectsGeometrical shapes
(Definition of pommel noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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