Meaning of 'cannon'

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Meaning of ‘cannon’

8 definitions found.



a shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other

Synonyms: carom


lower part of the leg extending from the hock to the fetlock in hoofed mammals

Synonyms: shank


a large artillery gun that is usually on wheels


heavy automatic gun fired from an airplane


(Middle Ages) a cylindrical piece of armor plate to protect the arm


heavy gun fired from a tank


to fire a cannon


to make a cannon

Source: WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University

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