Definition of Pesades

1. pesade [n] - See also: pesade



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pesades

pes abductus
pes adductus
pes anserinus
pes cavus
pes equinovalgus
pes febricitans
pes gigas
pes hippocampi
pes planum
pes planus
pes pronatus
pes valgus
pes varus
pesade
pesades (current term)
pesage
pesages
pesant
pesante
pesantran
pesantren
pesants
pesaunt
pesaunts
pescatarian
pescatarians
pescetarian
pescetarianism
pescetarians

Literary usage of Pesades

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1. The Century of the Renaissance: Crowned by the Académie Des Sciences Morales by Louis Batiffol, John Edward Courtenay Bodley (1916)
"... corporals, and lance- pesades. They were drilled, though they wore no uniform, and were billeted on the inhabitants of the place they were in. ..."

2. The Knickerbocker: Or, New-York Monthly Magazine by Charles Fenno Hoffman, Timothy Flint, Lewis Gaylord Clark, Kinahan Cornwallis, John Holmes Agnew (1838)
"... who had been chosen lance-pesades or sergeants for their savage and enthusiastic humor. Just as they finished their career, a long and cheery shout, ..."

3. The Works of Xenophon by Xenophon, Henry Graham Dakyns (1897)
"143 foil. 2 See Berenger, The History and Art of Horsemanship, vol. ii. "the Manege," ch. xv. of Passades; ch. xvi. of pesades; also ch. xx. of ..."

4. Oliver Cromwell: An Historical Romance. by Henry William Herbert, Horace Smith (1840)
"... arrest each tenth man of the lance-pesades through this battalion—verily they shall learn, and that right speedily, what be the fruits of mutiny. ..."

5. Oliver Cromwell: An Historical Romance. by Henry William Herbert, Horace Smith (1840)
"... and now a short reproof, to the dark fanatics who had been chosen lance-pesades or sergeants for their savage and enthusiastic humour. ..."

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