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 for Mangonel
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mangonel \Man"go*nel\, n. [OF. mangonel, LL. manganellus,
     manganum, fr. Gr. ? See Mangle, n.]
     A military engine formerly used for throwing stones and
     javelins.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  mangonel
      n 1: an engine that provided medieval artillery used during
           sieges; a heavy war engine for hurling large stones and
           other missiles [syn: catapult, arbalest, arbalist,
           ballista, bricole, mangonel, onager, trebuchet,
           trebucket]

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