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Can·non

(kan'ŏn),
Walter B., U.S. physiologist, 1871-1945. See: Cannon ring, Cannon theory, Cannon-Bard theory, Bernard-Cannon homeostasis.

cannon

(kăn′ən)
n. pl. cannon or can·nons
1. A round bit for a horse.
2. Zoology The section of the lower leg in some hoofed mammals between the hock or knee and the fetlock, containing the cannon bone.
v. can·noned, can·noning, can·nons
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No traditional timing clock, no corner marshals, no closed courses; just you, your bike, and your honor," said a description on the Cannonball Rides website.
The Soldiers assisted the Pittsburgh Police Department bomb squad to transport the cannonballs to Fort Indiantown Gap, Pa.
Part of that strategy means Cannonball (named for the projectile, not famed saxophonist Julian "Cannonball" Adderley) does not sell products online, meaning would-be buyers have to go to music stores that carry Cannonball instruments.
Organized by six-time endurance run champion Joey Almeda, Cannonball Run Circuit 2016 saw the participation of local and international drivers and riders, as well as motoring enthusiasts, in a challenging circuit that traversed Northern Luzon.
One person was killed and three were injured when a cannonball exploded at a construction site in the same city in 2013.
THERE SHE GOES: A press cutting | |reveals the story of Agnes and her cannonball antics in the USA and, below left, a poster for the circus
Eye-witness Heather Taylor, who was at the event with her six-year-old son Ethan, said: "The trebuchet launched the flaming cannonball but as it flew almost over the boathouse sparks could clearly be seen coming off it and the high winds must have sent them onto the roof of the boathouse.
There was some black material inside the cannonball but what is was is not immediately clear.
Danby Henares, host of the TV show Xtreme Riders and Fil-Am Rene Marquez are the early participants to the Cannonball 1000 slated on Jan.
The Cannonball Run is a 2,800-mile high-speed dash across the US by a cavalcade of souped-up sports cars, in honour of a film of the same name.
Starring Burt Reynolds, the original characters from the first Cannonball film, released in 1981, once more race across the United States in various cars and trucks.
The record of transgressions and regressions of the Western Interior Cannonball Sea are preserved in interbedded tongues of the Cannonball Formation within the Ludlow Member of the Fort Union Formation in southwestern North Dakota.