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American English: /ˈɡreɪpˌʃɑt/
British English: /ˈɡreɪpʃɒt/

Translation of grapeshot in Spanish:


  • a whiff of grapeshot
    Example sentences
    • The latter succeeded, but the main attack failed as Jackson's artillery fired grapeshot and canister shot into the advancing British line.
    • Closer in, guns fired grapeshot - bunches of shot about the size of snooker balls - and then case-shot - a tin container filled with musket balls.
    • From the left side of the column the entire forest opened up in fire and smoke, six pound cannons pouring grapeshot into the Loyalist ranks.
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