Examples of artillery in a Sentence
The troops were being bombarded by artillery.
a captain in the artillery
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The Abaton family last month visiting the ruin of their Marawi home, which relatives suspect was destroyed by a government artillery shell.
Each side has thousands of rockets and artillery pieces aimed at the other across the world's most heavily armed border.
The Pentagon is drawing down the program to arm the Kurds and pulling out 400 Marines who provided artillery support during the battle for Raqqah.
For at least a few hours, the North Koreans were able to follow the nuclear attack with waves of conventional missiles and long-range artillery.
That said, Jackson has a running gear Bridgewater has never glimpsed, and an arm that could pass for an artillery piece.
And from beyond the distant hills came the muffled thumps of outgoing U.S. artillery.
In short, Fletcher is close air support/artillery, but brought down to the small unit level.
Early in the 19th Century, German author Heinrich von Kleist proposed using artillery shells to deliver mail, but died before seriously exploring the idea’s feasibility.
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