artillery pieces

Definition of artillery pieces

  1. :  large guns that shoot over long distances

Word by Word Definitions

artillery
  1. :  weapons (such as bows, slings, and catapults) for discharging missiles

    :  large bore mounted firearms (such as guns, howitzers, and rockets) :  ordnance

    :  a branch of an army armed with artillery

pieceplay pieces
  1. :  a part of a whole: such as

    :  fragment

    :  portion, allocation

  1. :  to repair, renew, or complete by adding pieces :  patch


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