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"grapeshot" in British English

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grapeshotnoun [U]

uk   /ˈɡreɪp.ʃɒt/  us   /-ʃɑːt/
a ​mass of ​smallironballs that were ​shot together from a cannon (= ​biggun) in the past
(Definition of grapeshot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “grapeshot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 葡萄弹(过去使用于大炮的霰弹)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 葡萄彈(過去使用於大炮的霰彈)…
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