Results for lance

Definitions of lance:

part of speech: verb transitive

To pierce with a lance; cut with a lancet, or surgeon's knife.

part of speech: noun

A shaft of wood with a spear head.

part of speech: verb transitive

To pierce with a lance: to open with a lancet.

part of speech: noun

A long shaft of wood with a spearhead, originally thrown, but in later times used for thrusting at each other, by combatants.

part of speech: noun

A long shaft of wood, with a spear- head, and bearing a small flag.

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