Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A soldier in the artillery; a gunner.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person who tends and operates a piece of artillery, especially a cannon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A man who manages, or fires, cannon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who takes part in the loading and discharging of cannon; an artilleryman.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a serviceman in the artillery

Etymologies

From cannon +‎ -eer (Wiktionary)

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