n. (plural of pilum English)
Usage examples of "pilums".
This is the place for the pilums, and lay your construction tools to hand.
The pilums couldn't penetrate the armor but they could penetrate the shields and when they did the soft steel heads bent down, adding their weight and leverage to the already unwieldy shields.
Their helmets were stacked on their crossed pilums and for the time being his could stay there.
I've had extra pilums brought up as well and stashes placed along the way.
He backpedaled and picked up one of the spare pilums but Dionys leapt the distance between them and slashed downwards just as he was raising it.
Finally, a massed company threw their pilums and the last of the legionnaires marched stolidly through the gates, which closed behind them.