Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The cascabel or knob at the rear end of a cannon: the common term in early artillery, as of the sixteenth century.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Mil.), rare The cascabel, or hindmost knob, of a cannon.
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