from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A variety of the mace or martel-de-fer to which weight was given by lead combined with the head: a common form bore a mass of lead at the end of the handle, and projecting from it in opposite directions two poillts of steel.
- n. A variety of the war-flail. Compare morning-star .
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