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bay·o·net

(bā-ŏ-net'),
An instrument having a blade or nib that is offset and parallel to the shaft.
[Fr. bayonette, fr. Bayonne, France, where first made]

bay·o·net

(bā-ŏ-net')
An instrument having a blade or nib that is offset and parallel to the shaft.
[Fr. bayonette, fr. Bayonne, France, where first made]
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You know you come into close quarters, there's an old line: 'You have to shoot when you see the whites in their eyes.' "I can 100% say on behalf of myself and the lads we would fix bayonets. I put that down to the past with Rorke's Drift." The legendary film Zulu tells of the Battle of Rorke's Drift, where 150 men from 24th Regiment took on the might of 4,000 Zulus and won 11 Victoria Crosses for their bravery.
JASON McAteer yesterday opened up about his tense relationship with former pal and teammate Roy Keane - revealing they are still "bayonets at 30 paces".
A dweud y gwir roedd un o staff yr Amgueddfa gyda diddodrdeb mewn bayonets ac roedd cymhariaeth sydyn ar Google yn awgrymu mai bayonet o wneuthuriaid Twrcaidd oedd y gwrthrych dan sylw.
African gangsters armed with bayonets African gangsters armed with bayonets flood Scotland with deadly crack cocaine flood Scotland with deadly crack cocaine
Curved quillons on early bayonets were holdovers from an earlier time.
He has even pushed Guardsmen into armed confrontation - so he can film them pulling rifles and bayonets on him.
Both of the early Mauser designs featured side-mounted bayonets, each of which incorporated attachment systems typical of the bayonets during this period.
Take for example his mocking comment about the US having "fewer horses and bayonets" than it had in 1916.
WASHINGTON (CyHAN)- If nothing else new came from the third and final US presidential debate of 2012, the voting public had learned one thing by Tuesday morning: yes, in this era of high-tech, sophisticated, stealth weapons, the US military still uses bayonets.
23 ( ANI ): President Barack Obama belittled GOP rival Mitt Romney's plan for more Navy ships during the third presidential debate, accusing him of not understanding a military that had moved on from 'horses and bayonets'.
Invest in horses and bayonets if you think Romney won," tweeted Big Bird.
The art, which combined bas-relief with paint and resembles Egyptian hieroglyphic art, depicts lizard-headed ogres wearing Jewish kippot, impaling Arab children on bayonets and eating them up.