high-angle gun

Definitions of high-angle gun

n a cannon that can be fired at a high elevation for relatively short ranges

howitzer, mortar, trench mortar
a muzzle-loading high-angle gun with a short barrel that fires shells at high elevations for a short range
Type of:
a large artillery gun that is usually on wheels

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