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kranaatinheitin

American soldiers firing a mortar

FinnishEdit

EtymologyEdit

kranaatin (of a grenade) +‎ heitin (thrower)

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kranaatinheitin

  1. mortar (muzzle-loading, indirect fire weapon)

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The word kranaatinheitin refers to a modern weapon. Its historical predecessor is called mörssäri in Finnish.

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