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Definition of claymore noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

claymore

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkleɪmɔː(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkleɪmɔːr//
 
 
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a large sword with a broad blade with two sharp edges that was used in Scotland in the past Word Origin early 18th cent.: from Scottish Gaelic claidheamh ‘sword’ + mór ‘great’.