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wa·ger of bat·tle

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  1. wager of battle

    In ancient law, the giving of gage or pledge for trying a cause by single combat, formerly allowed in military, criminal, and civil causes. In writs of right, where the trial was by champions, the tenant produced his champion, who, by throwing down his glove as a gage or pledge, thus waged or stipulated battle with the champion of the demandant, who, by taking up the glove, accepted the challenge. The wager of battle, which has long been in disuse, was abolished in England in 1820.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wager of battle in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wager of battle in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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