singlestick

noun
sin·​gle·​stick | \ ˈsiŋ-gəl-ˌstik How to pronounce singlestick (audio) \

Definition of singlestick

: fighting or fencing with a wooden stick or sword held in one hand also : the weapon used

First Known Use of singlestick

1749, in the meaning defined above

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“Singlestick.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/singlestick. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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