Definition of 'musket'
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Our musket barrels were so hot that it became impossible to load for fear of igniting the cartridges.THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004) THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004) Times, Sunday Times (2010) THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004) Man of Honour (2007)
He saw too the gleaming brass bands around the musket barrels, poked menacingly through the wooden walls.Man of Honour (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Whether this includes the sensation of a musket butt in the face remains to be seen, or experienced.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The musket shot found in his ribs is the correct weight and diameter to have been fired by a French soldier.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
His face looked quite serene, despite the fact that a musket ball had passed into his cheek and blown off the back of his head.Man of Honour (2007)
The combination of cannon, musket, and cavalry flying into formations of foot soldiers had left hundreds horribly maimed.THE HERBALIST: Nicholas Culpeper Rebel Physician (2004) Man of Honour (2007)
A trial of strength in which musket butts cracked open skulls and bayonets, unseen at close quarters, struck home with surprise.Man of Honour (2007)
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Definition of musket from the Collins English Dictionary