minute gun

noun
\ see 1minute \

Definition of minute gun

: a discharge of a cannon repeated at intervals of a minute usually in connection with the funeral of a general or flag officer

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“Minute gun.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/minute%20gun. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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