whenever front-foot takes a tiny step of progress additionally the rear base immediately employs with an equally little or smaller step of progress. (sport: contemporary Pentathlon - Fencing)
- As soon as the front foot tends to make a small advance plus the rear foot immediately employs with an equally tiny or smaller step forward. (recreation: Fencing)
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(p. pr. & vb. n.) of Advance
The author relates a conversation between Otkar the Frank (Ogier the Dane) and the Lombard king Desiderius (Didier) on the walls of Pavia in view of Charlemagne's advancing army.