Coehorn

Coe"horn\, n. [From its inventor, Baron Coehorn.] (Mil.) A small bronze mortar mounted on a wooden block with handles, and light enough to be carried short distances by two men.
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The other weapon utilised by the artillery was the coehorn mortar.
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