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  Words related to lance

Related / Similar Words: lancet, spear, shaft, gig, fizgig, fishgig

 

Definition:
  • a surgical knife with a pointed double-edged blade; used for punctures and small incisions;
  • a long pointed rod used as a weapon;
  • an implement with a shaft and barbed point used for catching fish;
  • open by piercing with a lancet; "lance a boil";
  • pierce with a lance, as in a knights'' fight;
  • move quickly, as if by cutting one''s way; "Planes lanced towards the shore";

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    Hyponyms: assegai, assagai, javelin, trident, harpoon, leister

     

    Member Meronyms: fishing gear, tackle, fishing tackle, fishing rig, rig

     

    Derivational Morphology: spear, spear up, lancet, shaft

     

    Anagrams: clean

     

     
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