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1. The technique of using small arms.
2. Muskets considered as a group.
3. Musketeers considered as a group.
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1. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) muskets or musketeers collectively
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) the technique of using small arms
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mus•ket•ry(ˈmʌs kɪ tri)
1. the technique of bringing small arms fire to bear on specific targets.
2. muskets collectively.
3. musketeers collectively.
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the art or skill of using muskets.See also: Weaponry
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Musketrymuskets collectively, 1646.
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|Noun||1.||musketry - musketeers and their muskets collectively|
army unit - a military unit that is part of an army
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
musketeer - a foot soldier armed with a musket
|2.||musketry - the technique of using small arms (especially in battle)|
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