noun, plural on·a·gers, on·a·gri [on-uh-grahy]. /ˈɒn əˌgraɪ/.
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We then loaded the onager with the acorns, and moved homeward.The Swiss Family Robinson|Johann David Wyss
The onager, or wild ass, is not striped like the zebra, and is not near so elegant in figure.Buffon's Natural History. Volume V (of 10)|Georges Louis Leclerc de Buffon
The vinea and testudo, the catapult onager and balista, were as well known in the tenth century as in the first.The Art of War in the Middle Ages A.D. 378-1515|C. W. C. Oman
This is supposed to be of the same pattern which is called an "Onager" in the Latin books.Stories of Invention|Edward E. Hale
The wild ass and onager roamed in small herds between the Balikh and the Tigris.