arquebus

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noun ar·que·bus \ˈär-\

variant of

  1. :  a matchlock gun invented in the 15th century which was portable but heavy and was usually fired from a support

harquebusier

play \ˌhär-kwi-(ˌ)bə-ˈsir, -kə-bə-\ noun

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