cutlass

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cut·lass

noun \ˈkət-ləs\

: a short, heavy sword with a curved blade that was used by sailors and pirates in the past

Full Definition of CUTLASS

1
:  a short curving sword formerly used by sailors on warships
2
:  machete

Origin of CUTLASS

Middle French coutelas, augmentative of coutel knife, from Latin cultellus, diminutive of culter knife, plowshare
First Known Use: 1584

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