artillerist

noun
ar·​til·​ler·​ist | \ är-ˈti-lə-rist How to pronounce artillerist (audio) \

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Recent Examples on the Web Herk served in Patton's Third Army as a radio operator, facilitating communications between headquarters and the artillerists. courant.com, "Emanuel C. Hirakis," 10 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of artillerist

1579, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for artillerist

artillery + -ist entry 1

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“Artillerist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/artillerist. Accessed 17 Jan. 2021.

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