Definitions of backsword
  1. noun
    a sword with only one cutting edge
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    type of:
    blade, brand, steel, sword
    a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
  2. noun
    a stick used instead of a sword for fencing
    synonyms: fencing stick, singlestick
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    type of:
    an implement consisting of a length of wood
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