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scimitar

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɪm.ɪ.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
a sword with a curved blade that is sharp only on its outer edge and gets wider towards its pointed end
Translations of “scimitar”
in Chinese (Traditional) 短彎刀…
in Chinese (Simplified) 短弯刀…
(Definition of scimitar from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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