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Example sentences from the Web for trebuchet
To these engines the besieged opposed the first trebuchet, and another mounted in the barbican.Annals of a Fortress|E. Viollet-le-Duc
The trebuchet was another war machine used extensively during the Middle Ages.Artillery Through the Ages|Albert Manucy
Another variety of the trebuchet was the Biblia or Bible; but its distinctive character has not been ascertained.Ancient Armour and Weapons in Europe|John Hewitt
Such was the principle of the "trebuchet," the enormous engines which carried devastation and destruction to medieval castles.British Castles|Charles H. Ashdown
The trebuchet was a much later invented machine than the catapult, and, being built on a much larger scale, was more powerful.The Boy Craftsman|A. Neely Hall