arquebus

Definitions:

  • None
  • See <em>harquebus, harquebusier.</em>
  • A sort of hand gun or firearm a contrivance answering to a trigger, by which the burning match was applied. The musket was a later invention.
  • an <xref>obsolete</xref> <xref>matchlock</xref> firearm
  • an obsolete firearm with a long barrel
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