Catapult

Definition of Catapult

Cat´a`pult
n.1.
1.(Mil. Antiq.) An engine somewhat resembling a massive crossbow, used by the ancient Greeks and Romans for throwing stones, arrows, spears, etc.
2.A forked stick with elastic band for throwing small stones, etc.

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