Examples of artillery in a Sentence
The troops were being bombarded by artillery.
a captain in the artillery
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John graduated Montville High School in 1969, entering military service in November 1970 into the US ARMY, serving in Vietnam Nov 1971 1972 as a forward observer and artillery surveyor on the DMZ.
Before the larger clashes broke out, the Palestinian Health Ministry in Gaza reported that a Palestinian farmer was killed near the border zone early Friday by Israeli artillery fire.
From there, continue north to Warehouse 30, a massive World War II artillery storage unit converted by in-demand Thai architect Duangrit Bunnag into a mixed-use space filled with shops, restaurants, and a screening room.
Braga's men launched punishing airstrikes and artillery fire at the pro-regime fighters and Russian mercenaries.
Infantry soldiers crack jokes about artillery soldiers being far from the fight.
Along the border, studded with spring flowers and pistachio and olive groves, the artillery guns and fighter jets that until recently pounded the low mountains have fallen silent since Turkish forces captured the enclave of Afrin last weekend.
And as the April 2 primary approached, his campaign brought out the heavy artillery.
On February 18th his regime, with Russian support, began pounding Eastern Ghouta, a suburb of Damascus, with artillery, air strikes and barrel bombs.
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Origin and Etymology of artillery
ARTILLERY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of artillery for English Language Learners
: large guns that are used to shoot over a great distance
: the part of an army that uses large guns to shoot over a great distance
ARTILLERY Defined for Kids
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