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Definitions of cannon:
  • noun:   lower part of the leg extending from the hock to the fetlock in hoofed mammals
  • noun:   a large artillery gun that is usually on wheels
  • noun:   heavy automatic gun fired from an airplane
  • noun:   (Middle Ages) a cylindrical piece of armor plate to protect the arm
  • noun:   heavy gun fired from a tank
  • noun:   a shot in billiards in which the cue ball contacts one object ball and then the other
  • verb:   fire a cannon
  • verb:   make a cannon
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 3333 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #373)

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