from The Century Dictionary.

  • Furnished with or defended by cannon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Poetic Furnished with cannon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of cannon.
  • adjective poetic Furnished with cannon.


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  • In heraldry, the ear of the bell is called a cannon. When this piece is of a different tincture than the bell it is blazoned as cannoned.

    Azure, a lion rampant guardant within an orle of bells argent, cannoned or -- OSNEY, Lincolnshire.

    October 5, 2011