- the structure on which a gun is mounted or moved and from which it is fired.
Origin of gun carriage
Examples from the Web for gun carriage
Historical Examples of gun carriage
You are nothing to me but a gun-carriage, and I shall not waste a shot.'A Set of Six
The gun-carriage was then complete, and could be rolled anywhere on deck with ease.Left on Labrador
Charles Asbury Stephens
She seated herself on the gun-carriage and drew the two tunics on to her lap.Fort Amity
Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
The gun-carriage was blown to pieces, but not a man was hurt.The Naval History of the United States
Willis J. Abbot.
He was already laid under the gun-carriage, his head covered with a cloak.Tracks of a Rolling Stone
Henry J. Coke
- a mechanical frame on which a gun is mounted for adjustment and firing or for transportation