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carronade

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noun car·ron·ade \ˌka-rə-ˈnād\

Definition of carronade

  1. :  a short-barreled gun of the late 18th and 19th centuries that fired large shot at short range and was used especially on warships



Origin and Etymology of carronade

Carron, Scotland


First Known Use: 1779

Rhymes with carronade

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