Ballister
Ballister Bal"lis*ter (b[a^]l"l[i^]s*t[~e]r or b[a^]l*l[i^]s"t[~e]r), n. [L. ballista. Cf. {Balister}.] A crossbow. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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