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how·itz·er
[hou-it-ser]
NOUN [ORDNANCE.]
1.
a cannon having a comparatively short barrel, used especially for firing shells at a high angle of elevation, as for reaching a target behind cover or in a trench.
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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Howitzer

A howitzer /ˈhaʊw.ɪts.ər/ is a type of artillery piece characterized by a relatively short barrel and the use of comparatively small propellant charges to propel ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M777_howitzer

The M777 howitzer is a towed 155 mm artillery piece. It succeeded the M198 howitzer in the United States Marine Corps and United States Army in 2005.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_howitzers

Howitzers are one of two primary types of field artillery. Historically, howitzers fired a heavy shell in a high-trajectory from a relatively short barrel and their range ...

www.dictionary.com/browse/howitzer

Howitzer definition, a cannon having a comparatively short barrel, used especially for firing shells at a high angle of elevation, as for reaching a target behind ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Howitzer&v=ypCdO7z8KOQ
Dec 19, 2015 ... Best HOWITZER FIRING compilation EVER! (Superb HOWITZER sound & impact vision! US MILITARY POWER!) This video features the ...

www.military.com/equipment/m198-howitzer

The M198 155mm howitzer is a towed field artillery piece of a split...

www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/howitzer

Define howitzer: a large gun that is used to fire shells high into the air for a short distance.

www.thefreedictionary.com/howitzer

A relatively short cannon that delivers shells at a medium muzzle velocity, usually by a high trajectory. [Dutch houwitser, from German Haubitze, alteration of ...

thediplomat.com/2016/07/china-will-soon-field-new-lightweight-gun-howitzer

Jul 19, 2016 ... A Chinese defense contractor has announced that development of a new gun howitzer for the PLA is complete.