dismount

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dismount

[dis′maünt]
(ordnance)
To remove a weapon or piece of equipment from its setting, mount, or carriage.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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But when he saw that the horsemen did not dismount and that the wolf shook herself and ran for safety, Daniel set his chestnut galloping, not at the wolf but straight toward the wood, just as Karay had run to cut the animal off.
Edward dismounted, gave his bridle to his companion, and walked with a light step towards the house.
'Who, Willet?' said Edward carelessly, as he dismounted.
He dismounted, and sat down at the edge of the fountain, where he awaited the genius in terrible suspense.
So Tip stopped the horse and they all proceeded to dismount.
"Now, D'Herblay," said Athos, "dismount and come here."
Aramis dismounted and went to Porthos, whilst Athos approached D'Artagnan.
While I was occupied in this way, one of the dismounted hussars came running up.
As Father Claude climbed down from his donkey-fat people do not "dismount"--a half dozen young squires ran forward to assist him, and to lead the animal to the stables.
Four flying dismounts from Dettori would be our worst nightmare.
As the trucks went down into the low water crossing, concealing the truck completely, the dismounts moved 100 meters up the ditch.
"I've got competitions coming up in the next couple of weeks and I can't practise my dismounts in case I get injured.

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