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there are three swords foil epee saber

the one which is most like the old fashioned dueling sword is epee because you can hit them any where and it is heavy

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Q: What is the proper name for the sword in fencing?
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What is the name of the fencing sword?

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One of the disarming that is used while fencing or used while using a sword is known as the Disarmo Soprano maneuver that can really be helpful for fencing.

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The Renaissance fencing sword was a narrowed bladed sword called a 'Rapier'.

What is the name of the middle section of a fencing sword?

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Write a sentence using the word fencing?

The sword fighter was practicing his fencing techniques.

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Who was the inventor of fencing?

Whoever invented the sword.

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