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Definition of Duels

Duel
Duel Du"el, n. [It. duello, fr. L. duellum, orig., a contest between two, which passed into the common form bellum war, fr. duo two: cf. F. duel. See Bellicose, Two, and cf. Duello.] A combat between two persons, fought with deadly weapons, by agreement. It usually arises from an injury done or an affront given by one to the other. Trial by duel (Old Law), a combat between two persons for proving a cause; trial by battel.
Duel
Duel Du"el, v. i. & t. To fight in single combat. [Obs.]

Meaning of Duels from wikipedia

- A duel is an arranged engagement in combat between two people with matched weapons. During the 17th and 18th centuries (and earlier), duels were mostly...
- Magic Duels (originally titled Magic Duels: Origins) is a video game based on the po****r collectible card game Magic: The Gathering. Magic Duels is a...
- A duelling pistol is a type of pistol that was manufactured in matching pairs to be used in a duel, when duels were customary. Duelling pistols are often...
- was the final judicial duel held in France, it was not the last legal duel. Subsequently authorised duels were not judicial duels deciding the guilt and...
- wage duels of honor until World War I. During the Third Reich the Mensur was prohibited at all universities following the party line. Within the duel, it...
- which describes a duel between Duṭṭhagāmaṇī and the Tamil king Eḷāra in the 2nd century BC. Probably by this ****ociation, duels were seen as a heroic...
- before duelling, members of the nobility did have the right to challenge each other for duels without the involvement of the judiciary, so that duels of this...
- his unique double-bladed swordsmanship and undefeated record in his 61 duels (next is 33 by Itō Ittōsai). Musashi is considered a Kensei, a sword-saint...
- Philip and his friend both challenged Eacker to duels when he called them "****ed rascals". Price's duel, also in Weehawken, New Jersey, resulted in nothing...
- Deuel (February 24, 1940 – December 31, 1971), known professionally as Pete Duel, was an American stage, television, and film actor, best known for his starring...