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See for example Said, 1978. One writer commented that war elephants "have been found to be skittish and easily alarmed by unfamiliar sounds and for this reason they were found prone to break ranks and flee." The dynamics and register also freely and abruptly jump about,

Our line was cut down to a mere skirmish line.

part Three A skirmish is taking place near a priory.

It also notes that collective security has the potential to draw otherwise uninterested parties into what could have limited to a local skirmish.

Against a very heavy British skirmish line, Loison's division fought its way forward.

skirmish can also be played in a cooperative setting with one other player using the pSp's "ad-hoc" local wireless mode.

He is killed during a skirmish between Coryn, Kalo, and two owls of the Blue Brigade.

The JAC Uzi DX was once considered the gold standard of skirmish worthy airsoft guns and many still exist today.

On February 24, 1988, a direct confrontation between Armenians and gone "to put things in order" the Azerbaijanians, occurred near Askeran (border of Nagorno-Karabakh, on the road Stepanakert - Agdam) degenerated into a skirmish.

Carbine Team Event The second largest (next to the musket match) competition within the North-South skirmish Association is the carbine team match.

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