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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Celtic antiq., a sword, usually of bronze, and having the form which is described as leaf-shaped (see sword), the tongue being in one piece with the blade, and the barrel of the hilt being formed by riveting a plate of wood, bone, or horn upon each side of the tongue.

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