- (UK) Present participle of bayonet.
- A stabbing with a bayonet.
- Overlap of fracture fragments in a longbone fracture resulting in shortening of the extremity.
Variant of bayonet
- a detachable, daggerlike blade put on the muzzle end of a rifle, for hand-to-hand fighting
- a part like a bayonet in shape, manner of attachment, etc.
Origin of bayonetFrench bayonnette, after Bayonne, France (see Bayonne), where first made