Associations to the word «Artillery»


ARTILLERY, noun. Large cannon-like weapons, transportable and usually operated by more than one person.
ARTILLERY, noun. An army unit that uses such weapons.
ARTILLERY, noun. Gunnery.
ARTILLERY WHEEL, noun. (military) A kind of heavily built dished wheel with a long axle box, used on gun carriages, usually having 14 spokes and 7 felloes; hence, a wheel of similar construction for use on automobiles, etc.
ARTILLERY WHEELS, noun. Plural of artillery wheel

Dictionary definition

ARTILLERY, noun. Large but transportable armament.
ARTILLERY, noun. An army unit that uses big guns.
ARTILLERY, noun. A means of persuading or arguing; "he used all his conversational weapons".

Wise words

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