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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Weapons
scimitarscim‧i‧tar /ˈsɪmɪtə $ -ər/ noun [countable]  PMWa sword with a curved blade that was used in the past
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scimitarI imagine Amin, with a big scimitar.Each time he nodded his fat grey head, the twin curved horns arched menacingly towards me like scimitars.Kruger took up a sword-sharp scimitar and held it aloft for blessing.
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