ammunition scuttle

noun

: an opening through a ship door or bulkhead to permit the passing of ammunition

Word History

First Known Use

1866, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of ammunition scuttle was in 1866

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“Ammunition scuttle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ammunition%20scuttle. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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