arquebusier


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arquebusier

(ˌɑːkwɪbʌsˈɪə)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) another name for harquebusier
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Mud-lover Arquebusier is also worth a bet when he faces five rivals in the 188Bet Live Casino Handicap Chase (2.
Emma Baker's Arquebusier (6-4 favourite) made all to defy a 7lb penalty for winning at Fontwell last week when holding Georgieshore by a head in the Waltham On The Wolds Handicap Hurdle.
Flashjack (9-1) reaped the benefit of his jumps bow as he got off the mark in the Knighton Novices' Hurdle, while Emma Baker's Arquebusier (6-4 favourite) made all to defy a 7lb penalty in the Waltham On The Wolds Handicap Hurdle.
These might include the doctor who performed the autopsy on a murder victim, psychologists who evaluated the mental capacity of the accused, a chemist if the case involved poisoning, an architect who drew a plan of the crime scene, or an expert arquebusier who testified about the use of firearms.
It was quite a day for the Naunton area of Cheltenham as O'Brien's neighbour Emma Baker joined the party in the finale when Arquebusier scrambled home under James Banks.
France's reliance on cannon was usually the deciding factor until Spain developed a lightweight matchlock gun, called the arquebusier.
First came the whole force of Manila in perfect order, the arquebusiers and musketeers firing their pieces at intervals.
Con respecto a las batallas senaladas, sostiene que <<pikemen proved vulnerable to gunfire, and thereafter no army could do without arquebusiers, both to protect its own pikemen and to threaten the enemy's>> (War and Society in Early Modern Europe, 1495-1715.
In the 1480s and in the early 16th century, Muscovy also used arquebusiers (pishchal'niki).
In the letter Magnus urged them to set out shortly, considering the importance of the matter at hand for the Danish Crown and the Holy Roman Emperor, and to persuade King Frederick II to recruit two thousand arquebusiers along with experienced officers for the Tsar.