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acinaces (s), acinaci (pl) (nouns)
A short sword or saber (light sword, sharp along the front edge, part of the back edge, and at the point): "Acinaces is often very short and worn suspended from a belt around the waist."

"The acinaci were used by Eastern nations of antiquity; especially, the Medes, the Persians, and the Scythians."

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