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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An antipersonnel land mine whose blast is aimed at the oncoming enemy.

Usage examples (34)
  • The Highlanders love to use cold steel; the claymore was their old weapon, and the bayonet is its nearest equivalent in modern war.
  • Unfurl'd is the banner -- unsheath'd the claymore!
  • They call to the dirk, the claymore, and the targe,
  • Ensign Venables slashed at weeds with his claymore. for more
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