partisan

  1. a fervent and even militant proponent of something
  2. an ardent and enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
  3. a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections; 16th and 17th centuries

partisan

See pole arms.

partisan

one-sided committed to a party biased or prejudiced 
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partisan

[adj] - affiliated with one party or faction 2. [adj] - devoted to a cause or party 3. [n] - a fervent and even militant proponent of something 4. [n] - a pike with a long tapering double-edged blade with lateral projections
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partisan

Member of an armed group that operates behind enemy lines or in occupied territories during wars. The name `partisans` was first given to armed bands of Russians who operated against Napoleon's...
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Partisan

Par'ti·san noun [ French, from Italian partigiano . See Party , and confer Partisan a truncheon.] [ Written also partizan .] 1. An adherent to a party or faction; esp., one who is strongly and passionately devoted to a party or an interest. 'The violence of a pa...
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Partisan

Par'ti·san adjective [ Written also partizan .] 1. Adherent to a party or faction; especially, having the character of blind, passionate, or unreasonable adherence to a party; as, blinded by partisan zeal. 2. (Mil.) Serving as a partisan in a detached command; as, ...
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partisan

partizan adjective devoted to a cause or party
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Partisan

• (n.) The commander of a body of detached light troops engaged in making forays and harassing an enemy. • (a.) Serving as a partisan in a detached command; as, a partisan officer or corps. • (a.) Adherent to a party or faction; especially, having the character of blind, passionate, or unreasonable adherence to a party; as, blinded b...
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Partisan

member of a guerrilla force led by the Communist Party of Yugoslavia during World War II against the Axis powers, their Yugoslav collaborators, and a ... [10 related articles]
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Partisan

A partisan was a form of doubled bladed halberd originally developed during the 16th century and used as a weapon of war and used later by ceremonial guards.
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partisan

Member of an armed group that operates behind enemy lines or in occupied territories during wars. The name `partisans` was first given to armed bands of Russians who operated against Napoleon's army in Russia during 1812, but has since been used to describe Russian, Yugoslav, Italian, Greek, and Polish Resistance groups against the Ge...
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partisan

an adherent supporter of a person, party, or cause.
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Partisan

[political] In politics, a partisan is a committed member of a political party. In multi-party systems, the term is used for politicians who strongly support their party`s policies and are reluctant to compromise with their political opponents. In the United States, the meaning of the term has changed dramatically over the last 50 years. Be...
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Partisan

[military] == History == The French term `partisan`, derived from the Latin, first appeared in the 17th century to describe the leader of a war-party. The initial concept of partisan warfare involved the use of troops raised from the local population in a war zone (or in some cases regular forces) who would operate behind enemy lines to dis...
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Partisan

[weapon] A partisan (also partizan) is a type of polearm that was used in Europe during the Middle Ages. It consisted of a spearhead mounted on a long shaft (usually made of wood) with protrusions on the sides which aided the user in parrying sword thrusts. Like the halberd, it quickly became obsolete with the arrival of practical firearms ...
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partisan

an enthusiastic supporter of some person or activity
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partisan

devoted to a cause or party
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partisan

A type of bladed spear or staff weapon., blade having one or more lateral cutting projections
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partisan

a fervent and even militant proponent of something
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partisan

devoted to a cause or party
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partisan

devoted to a cause or party
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