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cannon US English

A large, heavy piece of artillery, typically mounted on wheels, formerly used in warfare

cannon US Thesaurus

a Civil War cannon sits near the entrance to the armory

in cannon US English

A large, heavy piece of artillery, typically mounted on wheels, formerly used in warfare

canon New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

general rule or principle

cannon bone US English

A long, tube-shaped bone in the lower leg of a horse or other large quadruped, between the fetlock and the knee or hock

snow cannon US English

A machine which makes artificial snow and blows it on to ski slopes

cannon fodder US English

Soldiers regarded merely as material to be expended in war

loose cannon US English

An unpredictable or uncontrolled person who is likely to cause unintentional damage

water cannon US English

A device that ejects a powerful jet of water, typically used to disperse a crowd

nursery cannon US English

A cannon which keeps the balls close together

cannonball US English

A round metal or stone projectile fired from a cannon in former times