round shot

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Noun1.Round shot - a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannonround shot - a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon
projectile, missile - a weapon that is forcibly thrown or projected at a targets but is not self-propelled
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The team found several round shots made of stone which were similar to those found on a number of 16thA[degrees] century shipwrecks.
Caption: The shot counter (left) provides credible data on full calibre round shots, which actually enable the weapon to be exploited to the true end of its 1,000 round design life.
Many more finds followed and Bosworth would yield more round shots than archaeological surveys on any other late medieval European battlefield.