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Meaning of MUSKETRY

Pronunciation:  'muskitree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  the technique of using small arms (especially in battle)
  2. [n]  musketeers and their muskets collectively
 

MUSKETRY is a 8 letter word that starts with M.

 

 See Also: army unit, musketeer, proficiency, technique

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Mus"ket*ry\, n. [F. mousqueterie; cf. It.
moschetteria.]
1. Muskets, collectively.

2. The fire of muskets. --Motley.

 
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