falconet

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noun fal·con·et \ˌfal-kə-ˈnet, ˌfȯl- also ˌfȯ-\

Definition of falconet

  1. 1 :  a very small cannon used in the 16th and 17th centuries

  2. 2 :  any of several very small falcons (genera Microhierax, Polihierax, and Spiziapteryx)

1559

First Known Use of falconet

1559


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