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1 Ram's head or skull on a Classical frieze: a variation on the more usual aegicrane or bucranium.

2 Criosphinx.

3 Reinforced prow or beak (rostrum) of an Antique warship for ramming and holing an enemy ship, featured on the columna rostrata.

4 To beat down earth, clay, etc., with a heavy implement, to make it hard and firm. See rammed.

Subjects: Religion.


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