Cannon

usgb/ˈkænən/Volume
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Historical ContextPlay
Cannons are associated with historical warfare and maritime defense, rarely used in modern combat. SlideMuseums display cannons from the 18th century.
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Physical ScalePlay
Cannons are very large and heavy, requiring a team to operate, not handheld. SlideThe soldiers struggled to position the massive cannon.
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Sound CharacteristicsPlay
Firing a cannon produces a loud, booming noise, often used for ceremonial salutes. SlideThe cannon's roar echoed during the salute.