Hagbutter
Hagbutter Hag"but*ter (h[a^]g"b[u^]t*t[~e]r), n. A soldier armed with a hagbut or arquebus. [Written also {hackbutter}.] --Froude. [1913 Webster]

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  • hackbutter — Hagbutter Hag but*ter (h[a^]g b[u^]t*t[ e]r), n. A soldier armed with a hagbut or arquebus. [Written also {hackbutter}.] Froude. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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