cannon-ball definition

  • noun:
    • A ball or missile, originally of rock, however now generally of cast-iron or metallic, built to be thrown from a cannon.
    • A ball or missile, originally of stone, nevertheless now often of cast-iron or metal, built to be thrown from a cannon.

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