PKK sources say they suffered no casualties—they insist there was also an artillery bombardment on their bases.
His barracks at Fort Carson sat near the artillery range and the booming shells sent him trembling under his bed.
As we get closer to the front line, we saw bombs and artillery shells had flattened apartment buildings and shops.
The place was awash with water, and we couldn't see a thing and we couldn't hear anything above the small-arms and artillery fire.
This was followed the next day by tank and artillery fire into the town and adjoining UN compound.
It was otherwise in the infancy of artillery and military engineering.
When the panic was at its worst they opened their artillery of slander and falsehood.
Later in the night, quite near to morning, there came a terrific shock of artillery fire that heralded a German raid.
Of course if a combined review is to show off the artillery it's all very well.
artillery, wagons and ammunition piled up in disorder; from people along the way reports of fighting.
late 14c., "warlike munitions," from Anglo-French artillerie, Old French artillerie (14c.), from artillier "to provide with engines of war" (13c.), which probably is from Medieval Latin articulum "art, skill," diminutive of Latin ars (genitive artis) "art." But some would connect it with Latin articulum "joint," and still others with Old French atillier "to equip," altered by influence of arte. Sense of "engines for discharging missiles" (catapults, slings, bows, etc.) is from late 15c.; that of "ordnance, large guns" is from 1530s.
1 Sam. 20:40, (Heb. keli, meaning "apparatus;" here meaning collectively any missile weapons, as arrows and lances. In Revised Version, "weapons"). This word is derived from the Latin artillaria = equipment of war.