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a. a very fast low serve
b. (as modifier): a cannonball serve
2. a jump into water by a person who has his arms tucked into the body to form a ball
A missile that is spheroidal in shape and fired from a cannon.
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But Erazem came unstuck when he was betrayed by a servant who signalled to the Austrian artillery where his master was and a canonball
did the rest.
And it is the same size as the cosmic canonball
which hit the Earth 65 million years ago and wiped out the dinosaurs.
Many died queuing for a drink as the Jacobites fired canonballs