Part of speech:
A wild ass (Equus hemionus) of Asia, having an erect mane, a light brown coat, and a dark stripe along the back.
An obsolete military apparatus for hurling heavy stones and other missiles
To move by means of a sling; raise or lower in a sling:
An ancient and medieval engine of warfare, usually having a design similar to a crossbow, used to hurl heavy projectiles.
A medieval engine of war powered by a counterweight and used to hurl large stones and other missiles
A medieval missile launcher designed on the principle of the crossbow.
A brief time of unrestrained pleasures or dissipation
The act or effort of raising or lifting something:
A large, open motorboat.
The distance to which something is or can be thrown:
A Y-shaped piece of wood, metal, etc. with an elastic band or bands attached to the upper tips for shooting stones, etc.
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