The action of taking the opponent's foible on the forte and moving the opponent's from high to low, or vice versa, on the side of engagement. See also diagonal parry.
A PREPARATION OF ATTACK. A taking of the opponent's blade from a high line to a low line.
the taking of the foible of the opposing blade from high to low line, and vice versa, on the same side as the engagement
A prise du fer that transports the opponent's blade vertically.
also semi-bind; an action in which the opponent's blade is forced into the high or low line on the same side.