Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The act of butting like a ram; the use of a battering ram.
  • n. The act of striking or conflicting.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The act of butting like a ram; act of using a battering-ram.
  • n. Act of striking or conflicting.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of butting like a ram.
  • n. The act of battering with a battering-ram.
  • n. The act of colliding or conflicting. Glanville.

Etymologies

Latin arietatio. (Wiktionary)

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