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Fencing

The act of buying stolen property with the intention of re-selling it to unsuspecting persons. For example, a person may steal jewelry to sell to a middleman (called a fence), who then re-sells it a buyer who may or may not realize that the jewelry is stolen. Fences profit from paying low prices for the stolen property and re-selling it at retail prices (prices comparable to those on the legitimate market). Fencing is illegal in most jurisdictions, but it may be difficult to prove in court.
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Sports, fitness, and swordplay videogames let people try risky new endeavors without having to suffer consequences common to learning, or failing at, such activities, said Interpret vice president of videogame research Michael Cai.
Also, there is no heavy violence in the movie - it relies on the beautiful artistry of swordplay.
Women had a much greater role to play in the early swordplay era, with woman warriors like Cheng Pei-pei, Xu Feng, and Angela Mao taking charge in a fashion that remains exhilarating.
When he writes a history of swordplay he therefore speaks with no little first-hand knowledge.
Pimble calls swordplay this ballet's "biggest challenge.
The fairy story would not appear to have a lot in common with The Lord of the Rings' dark fantasy world of hobbits, orcs, sorcery and swordplay.
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This is a terrifically fun game that lets you battle on the high seas, cannon-fire and swordplay included.
Dealing in fictional or semifictional romance and adventure of the nobility in a period when swordplay and colorful elaborate dress were common.
Rather than embrace this technological advance, the Samurai saw it as a threat to the ritualistic swordplay that defined their profession.
Methods and Practice of Elizabethan Swordplay is written by two movement-oriented actors who analyze the writings and teachings of three Elizabethan fencing masters, arguing that by knowing what Elizabethans were being taught in fencing classes, we can make the leap that this is what Shakespeare's actors did on stage.
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