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cannoneer

[kan-uh-neer] /ˌkæn əˈnɪər/
noun
1.
an artilleryman.
Origin of cannoneer
1555-1565
From the Middle French word canonnier, dating back to 1555-65. See cannon, -eer
Related forms
cannoneering, noun
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cannoneer

/ˌkænəˈnɪə/
noun
1.
(formerly) a soldier who served and fired a cannon; artilleryman
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