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A catapult is a ballistic device uised tae lench a projectile a great distance withoot the aid o explosive devices—pairteecularly various teeps o auncient an medieval siege ingines.[1]

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  1. Gurstelle, William (2004). The art of the catapult: build Greek ballista, Roman onagers, English trebuchets, and more ancient artillery. Chicago: Chicago Review Press. ISBN 978-1-55652-526-1. OCLC 54529037.