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cannonnoun [C]

 us   /ˈkæn·ən/ (plural cannons or cannon)
a large, powerful gun fixed onto a ship or onto a structure on land
(Definition of cannon from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cannon”
in Korean 대포…
in Arabic مَدْفَع…
in Malaysian meriam…
in French canon…
in Russian пушка…
in Chinese (Traditional) (舊時的)大炮,火炮,加農炮, (飛機上的)機關槍…
in Italian cannone…
in Turkish (silah) top…
in Polish działo, armata…
in Spanish cañón…
in Vietnamese súng đại bác…
in Portuguese canhão…
in Thai ปืนใหญ่…
in German die Kanone…
in Catalan canó…
in Japanese 大砲…
in Chinese (Simplified) (旧时的)大炮,火炮,加农炮, (飞机上的)机关枪…
in Indonesian meriam…
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