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Definition of Bayonet


  1. A pointed instrument of the dagger kind fitted on the muzzle of a musket or rifle, so as to give the soldier increased means of offense and defense.
  2. A pin which plays in and out of holes made to receive it, and which thus serves to engage or disengage parts of the machinery.
  3. To stab with a bayonet.
  4. To compel or drive by the bayonet.
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Bayonet Translations

bayonet in Danish is bajonet
bayonet in Dutch is bajonet
bayonet in German is Seitengewehr
bayonet in Italian is baionetta
bayonet in Portuguese is baioneta
bayonet in Spanish is bayoneta
bayonet in Swedish is bajonett