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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Musket(0.01696 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Musket.
English → English (WordNet)
n : a muzzle-loading shoulder gun with a long barrel; formerly
used by infantrymen
English → English (gcide)
Musket \Mus"ket\, n. [F. mousquet, It. moschetto, formerly, a
kind of hawk; cf. OF. mousket, moschet, a kind of hawk
falcon, F. mouchet, prop., a little fly (the hawk prob. being
named from its size), fr. L. musca a fly. Cf. Mosquito.]
[Sometimes written also musquet.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) The male of the sparrow hawk.
2. A species of firearm formerly carried by the infantry of
an army. It was originally fired by means of a match, or
matchlock, for which several mechanical appliances
(including the flintlock, and finally the percussion lock)
were successively substituted. This arm has been
completely superseded by the rifle, and is now only of
[1913 Webster +PJC]