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harpoon gun

noun
1.
a small cannon for shooting harpoons.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20
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Examples for harpoon gun
  • Whale harpoon gun loaded and being turned so as to point at the whale.
  • They send out a fast steel steamer, with a harpoon gun at the bow.

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