canister shot definition

  • noun:
    • An anti-personnel ammunition consisting of a cylindrical canister full of circular lead or iron balls.
    • a metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm
    • An anti-personnel ammo consisting of a cylindrical canister filled up with circular lead or metal balls.
    • a metallic cylinder packed with shot and used as ammunition in a firearm

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