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combat

see BATTLE.

COMBAT, Eng. law. The form of a forcible encounter between two or more persons or bodies of men; an engagement or battle. A duel.

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If defeated by the opponent, the player's head can be collected by rival players and can only be regained by winning it back in future combat.
Players also can challenge others to combat in the Head Extreme Destruction Zone, over LAN, modem-to-modem or over the Internet.