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- noun An
artillery piece, originally a smaller gunthat could accompany a field army on the marchand when in combatcould be moved about the battlefieldin response to changing circumstances.
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- noun movable artillery (other than antiaircraft) used by armies in the field (especially for direct support of front-line troops)
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