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brass knuckles

noun [plural] uk   us   US (UK knuckleduster)
a metal weapon that is worn over the knuckles and is intended to increase the injuries caused when hitting a person
Translations of “brass knuckles”
in Chinese (Traditional) 指節銅套…
in Chinese (Simplified) 指节铜套…
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