harquebusier


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harquebusier

(ˌhɑːkwɪbəˈsɪə)
n
(Military) (formerly) a soldier armed with an arquebus. Also called: arquebusier
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Because we're comparing a musket/caliver with a carbine here, the particular emphasis will be on the Harquebusier who became a more important factor on the battlefield than the cuirassier as the war progressed.
Artists in Peru and Bolivia invented a whole new choir of harquebusier or military angels, gloriously caparisoned and seemingly hunting for sport.
Apprentice Antonio Polli gave up his remaining two rides after injuring his wrist when unshipped from Harquebusier on the way to the start for the seller.