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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A short dagger of medieval times.

Usage examples (8)
  • The hand of an emperor clasping a parazonium (parade sword)
  • The other is represented by the right and left hand of a 1.60 to 1.70 m tall statue holding a parazonium, a short sword used in parades, together with a staff-like...
  • Nevertheless, this connoisseur pretended to distinguish a face in profile, from which he concluded that the piece was of the Upper Empire, and on the reverse he endeavoured to...
  • Figura muliebris Romam defignans, lpoliis inGdct, d. ha - ftam tenei. s, f. parazonium; pofl: illam ftat Vidoria, d. eandein co - sonans, f. pahnam tcncns. for more
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