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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Medieval artillery used during sieges.

Usage examples (28)
  • September 25, 2009 at 5:49 pm hmmm… time to run some tests with the mangonel.
  • I joined the drivers and the guards near the mangonel that we would be riding down.
  • I was amazed how far Rhys managed to launch his book with his homemade mangonel, hehe...
  • Also interesting is the mangonel which uses tensiont on a rope wound at the base of the throwing arm to launch the projectile. for more
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