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n. - A shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other; Lower part of the leg extending from the hock to the fetlock in hoofed mammals; A large artillery gun that is usually on wheels.

Usage examples (34)
  • Am i the only one to notice where the cannon is aiming?
  • Once the cannon is aimed properly and fired, the cannonball hits the ship on its own, driven solely by the laws of physics.
  • Rose McGowan, even with a leg cannon, is too soft for Sonja.
  • Step on the button once (the cannon is now pointing skywards). for more
Tutoring comment
  • A "cannon" is a weapon that fires heavy projectiles, a "canon" is a set of written documents that are authoritative, while a "canyon" or "canon" is a deep gorge.
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