from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The firing of guns.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Shots from a gun or guns, typically creating loud report.
  • n. The use of gunpowder-type weapons, mainly cannon, as opposed to swords or bayonets.
  • n. The time of firing of the morning gun or the evening gun.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the act of shooting a gun


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