from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A small cannonlike apparatus used to fire harpoons.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A gun from which a harpoon or toggle-iron may be discharged.

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

  • noun a cannon or similar gun that fires harpoons


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