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English definition of “sabre”

sabre

noun [C] uk mainly UK (US usually saber)   /ˈseɪ.bər/ us    /-bɚ/
a heavy sword with a wide, usually curved blade, used in the past by soldiers on horsesHand weaponsHandguns and rifles a light pointed sword with one sharp edge used in the sport of fencingFencing
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