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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A medium cannon, slightly larger than a saker and smaller than a culverin.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of ordnance, carrying a ball weighing from nine to thirteen pounds.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A kind of cannon in use in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.


demi- +‎ culverin (Wiktionary)



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