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A '''Javelin''' is a sort of light [[spear]], to be thrown or cast by thew hand; anciently, a [[weapon]] of war used by [[horsemen]] and [[foot soldier]]s; now used chiefly in hunting the wild [[boar]] and other fierce game.
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A '''Javelin''' is a sort of light [[spear]], to be thrown or cast by the hand; [[ancient]]ly, a [[weapon]] of [[war]] used by [[horseman|horsemen]] and [[foot soldier]]s; now used chiefly in hunting the wild [[boar]] and other fierce game.
 
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[[category:weapons]]

Revision as of 13:14, 15 September 2004

A Javelin is a sort of light spear, to be thrown or cast by the hand; anciently, a weapon of war used by horsemen and foot soldiers; now used chiefly in hunting the wild boar and other fierce game.