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On the other hand, the versos, with their swivel-mount and faster breech-loading mechanisms, were effective and flexible for both solid-shot and grapeshot.Spanish Galleon: The Definitive Warship of the Atlantic|Dattatreya Mandal|September 18, 2022|Realm of History
Jennifer Rubin, another grapeshot enthusiast, lit into Paul about a month ago, too.The John Wilkes Booth Wing of the Republican Party|Michael Tomasky|July 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Nelson had been struck by a grapeshot in the right elbow, as, with sword drawn, he was stepping from the boat to the landing.The Life of Nelson, Vol. I (of 2)|A. T. (Alfred Thayer) Mahan
Then the Green House struck the door like a salvo of grapeshot.The Varmint|Owen Johnson
An entire company of infantry in wagons, with a mountain howitzer and several rounds of grapeshot, was hastened to their relief.The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce|Ambrose Bierce
Probably this was a piece of what the long knives called canister shot or grapeshot in Wolf Paw's shoulder.
Reluctantly, because he wanted to see where the grapeshot was hitting, Raoul crouched down behind a hay bale.