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javelin
a light spear
sling
a short strap with strings attached for hurling stones or shot
bronze
an alloy of copper and tin and sometimes other elements
iron
a heavy malleable magnetic metallic chemical element that rusts easily
chariot
a 2-wheeled horse-drawn vehicle of ancient times used esp. in war and in races
helmet
a protective covering for the head
greaves
armor for the legs from the ankle to the knee
champion
a militant advocate or defender
giant
a living being or thing of extraordinary size or powers
monarchy
nation or state governed by one person
establish
to institute permanently
technology
manner of accomplishing a task using technical methods or knowledge
cower
to shrink or crouch down from fear or cold : quail
diminutive
extremely small : tiny
arrogance
offensive exaggeration of one's own importance
self-reliant
depending on one's own abilities, judgement, etc.
disdain
contempt, scorn
buoyant
showing a tendency to float or a lightness or resilience of spirit
tactics
planned actions for accomplishing an end