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fencer in Other sports topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfencerfenc‧er /ˈfensə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  DSOsomeone who fights with a long thin sword as a sport
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fencerHe was also a good swimmer diver and horseman, as well as a fencer.It struck me that he didn't really look like a fencer at all.The dexterity and nimble balance of elite fencers can boggle the mind.Only one showed him any kindness was Mosie Pick, the gutter-rag fencer of old cups and dented silver.Some fencers just held the strut in position with six-inch nails but the company frowned on this practice.