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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Noun- Either of two opposite gudgeons on which a cannon is swivelled.

Usage examples (2)
  • A box of the shape of a barrel has been used, it being trunnioned at the sides.
  • Then a rectangular box has been used, trunnioned at opposite corners; but here the grave objection is that the concrete collects in the corners, and after a few turns it... for more
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