Definition of 'samurai'
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Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Japanese samurai warriors in the eighteenth century.Macrosociology: An Introduction to Human Societies (1995)
Lead in white makeup used by women of the samurai governing class may have caused mental impairment to their children.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Samurai warriors carried examples around with them to protect them against their enemies and fill them with vitality and strength.Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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