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  • n. battling an imaginary enemy

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A fighting with a shadow; a mock contest; an imaginary or futile combat.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See sciamachy.

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  • fighting with a shadow

    January 20, 2009