langrage

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lan·grage

 (lăng′grĭj)
n.
A type of shot consisting of scrap iron loaded into a case and formerly used in naval warfare to damage sails and rigging.

[Origin unknown.]

langrage

(ˈlæŋɡrɪdʒ) ,

langrel

or

langridge

n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) shot consisting of scrap iron packed into a case, formerly used in naval warfare
[C18: of unknown origin]