musketry

noun
mus·​ket·​ry | \ ˈmə-skə-trē How to pronounce musketry (audio) \

Definition of musketry

1 : muskets
3a : musket fire
b : the art or science of using small arms especially in battle

First Known Use of musketry

1646, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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