from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A maker of implements of war, especially, a bowyer.
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The nature of the country rendered the cavalry arm perfectly useless, and with regard to artiller} *, every advantage was on the side of the allies; while the difficult nature of the defiles through which theenemy*s infantry must pass, rendered them in some measure defensible by the small army under Lippe.
I am forty % 6 add, that captain ouckling. of the Britifh artiller} ', was wounded with a bayonet in thebreatfi and left at P6lnte-a.
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