battering ram definition

  • noun:
    • a tremendously heavy metal and rock bar employed by firefighters and police officers to-break down wall space and doorways.
    • huge beam found in ancient and medieval warfare to batter along the walls and gates of somewhere under siege.
    • huge object useful for battering down wall space and gates before gunpowder was understood.

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