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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Intense and continuous artillery fire v. - Attack with canons or artillery.

Usage examples (32)
  • A terrific cannonade had meanwhile been in progress.
  • A heavy cannonade produced no effect on the walls, and the
  • Evasive answers were given, followed by a sudden cannonade.
  • The mutter of the thunder in the distance was like a heavy cannonade. for more
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