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Morning stars

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Weapons consisting of a large, heavy, metal head studded with spikes that is either directly mounted on a shaft or attached to it by a length of chain.

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<percussive weapons>

Equivalent Terms used

holywater sprinkler
morning star


12yrs ago

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