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Definition of Artillery


  1. Munitions of war; implements for warfare, as slings, bows, and arrows.
  2. Cannon; great guns; ordnance, including guns, mortars, howitzers, etc., with their equipment of carriages, balls, bombs, and shot of all kinds.
  3. The men and officers of that branch of the army to which the care and management of artillery are confided.
  4. The science of artillery or gunnery.

Artillery Quotations

War is not only a matter of equipment, artillery, group troops or air force; it is largely a matter of spirit, or morale.
Chiang Kai-shek

The Second Amendment says we have the right to bear arms, not to bear artillery.
Robin Williams

Your heaviest artillery will be your will to live. Keep that big gun going.
Norman Cousins

A battery of field artillery is worth a thousand muskets.
William Tecumseh Sherman

By the last returns to the Department of War the militia force of the several States may be estimated at 800,000 men - infantry, artillery, and cavalry.
James Monroe
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Artillery Translations

artillery in Danish is artilleri
artillery in Dutch is geschut, artillerie
artillery in French is artillerie
artillery in German is Artillerie {f}
artillery in Portuguese is artilharia
artillery in Swedish is artilleri
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