Definición de mangonel en inglés:

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mangonel

Pronunciación: /ˈmaŋɡən(ə)l/

sustantivo

historical
A military device for throwing stones and other missiles.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • The battering rams and mangonels would be ready in a few days.
  • That gave us the time to move arbalests and mangonels into position along the walls.
  • It would take a mangonel to bring that wall down if they even knew the door was there.

Origen

Middle English: from Old French mangonel(le), from medieval Latin manganellus, diminutive of late Latin manganum, from Greek manganon 'axis, engine of war'.

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