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Synonyms for fencing

material for building fences

the art or sport of fighting with swords (especially the use of foils or epees or sabres to score points under a set of rules)

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Smith was the only Brit to make the podium alongside Japan, Jamaica and Germany, and is now the second highest ranked British Epeeist in the world at 210th.
Epeeist Iona Pearson (Cardiff) was 32nd in her competition.
CARDIFF epeeist James Taylor has been named Welsh fencer of the year.
Taylor took the silver medal in the men's epee, beaten 15-11 in the final by defending champion Jon Willis, who is currently Britain's top-ranked epeeist by some margin.
Top men's epeeist Jon Willis - last year's winner - had to be content with second place this time around, beaten in the final by Tom Bennett, of London Thames Fencing Club, with fifth-placed Marc Burkhalter the top Welshman.
The 25-year-old epeeist will compete in both the individual and team events in St Petersburg from September 28 to October 7.
The 24-year-old epeeist is among 16 fencers accepted on to British Fencing's Olympic Pathway Programme which qualifies him for grant aid in return for training full-time at BF's elite training centre in Hornsey, North London, and overseas.