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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A battery of field-guns, comprising 4 smooth-bore guns and 2 howitzers, or 6 rifled or 6 12-pounder guns, with their caissons, forge, and battery-wagon. See field-gun.

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