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bayonet

bay·o·net

bayonet

 
pronunciation:
beI net
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a knifelike weapon that attaches to the muzzle end of a rifle for use in close combat.
definition 2: a pin protruding from an object such as a flashbulb or lens that secures that object to its socket.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: bayoneted, bayoneting, bayonets, bayonetted, bayonetting
definition: to stab or slash with a bayonet.
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