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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • transitive v. To draw from or as if from a sheath or scabbard.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To deprive of a sheath; to draw from the sheath or scabbard, as a sword.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To deprive of a sheath; to draw from the sheath or scabbard, as a sword.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To draw from the sheath or scabbard.
  • To come out from a sheath.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. draw from a sheath or scabbard

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