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  1. Whitworth gun

    a form of rifled cannon and small arms invented by Sir Joseph Whitworth, of Manchester, England

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. whitworth gun

    A piece rifled by having a twisted hexagonal bore, and throwing a more elongated shot with a sharper twist than the Armstrong gun, with results experimentally more beautiful, but not yet so practically useful.

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  1. whitworth gun

    See Ordnance, Construction of.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whitworth gun in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whitworth gun in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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