from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a discharge of a cannon repeated every minute as a sign of distress or mourning.

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

  • n. (military) gun that is discharged once every minute (usually as part of a military funeral)


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