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A short stick with a knobbed head, traditionally used as a weapon by the indigenous peoples of South Africa.

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knobkerrie

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A short stick with a knobbed head, traditionally used as a weapon by the indigenous peoples of South Africa.

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Knobkerrie

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 58 words.

A stick that can be used both as a walking stick and as a weapon. It is fashioned in such

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knobkerrie

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 129 words.

Barry, Carrie, carry, Cary, Clarrie, Gary, glengarry, harry, intermarry, lari, Larry, marry, miscarry, parry, tarry • angry •

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knobkerrie

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 126 words.

Barry, Carrie, carry, Cary, Clarrie, Gary, glengarry, harry, intermarry, Larry, marry, miscarry, parry, tarry • angry • chapelry

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knobkerrie

Edited by Elizabeth Knowles.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Phrase and Fable

January 2005; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 20 words.

a short stick with a knobbed head, traditionally used as a weapon by the indigenous peoples of South Africa.

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Hunting in Africa Killing of game for subsistence and exchange.

Ari Nave.

in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition

January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1042 words.

Hunting has been an integral part of the foraging strategies that Africans, like others, have used since the beginnings of human existence. Indeed, many scholars have suggested that...

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