foil

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to prevent from accomplishing a purpose

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a piece of thin and flexible sheet metal

anything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities

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a device consisting of a flat or curved piece (as a metal plate) so that its surface reacts to the water it is passing through

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picture consisting of a positive photograph or drawing on a transparent base

a light slender flexible sword tipped by a button

enhance by contrast

cover or back with foil

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Women's foilists Lydia Johnson and Carolyn Benson took silver and bronze, respectively, in their competition.
There was further consolation for the Welsh women's foilists, including Cardiff Fencing Club's Susan Dodd, as they won their weapon trophy, having remained unbeaten throughout the weekend.
South Wales fencer with both foilists and epeeists in competition.