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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A pike fitted with an ax head.

Usage examples (32)
  • An ensign-halyard-block is no more a pulley than your halberd is a boarding-pike.
  • A halberd is a kind of spear.
  • The Spanish general's halberd, covered with velvet.
  • If you can tell a battle-axe from a halberd at 50 yards ... for more
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