jingal

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jingal

(ˈdʒɪŋˌɡɔːl)
n
a swivel-mounted gun
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Macdonald's despatch also listed Tibetan weaponry seized on the battlefield: 'Two gingalls [long-barrelled light cannons] and a large number of matchlocks and swords, together with a few breechloaders, two of which were of Russian make.