- (obsolete) The act of butting like a ram; the use of a battering ram.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Francis Bacon to this entry?)
- (obsolete) The act of striking or conflicting.
- (Can we find and add a quotation of Glanvill to this entry?)
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for arietation in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)