1 heavy guns (often mounted on wheels) used in fighting on land 大炮
*[attrib 作定语] an artillery regiment 炮兵团.
2 branch of an army that uses these 炮兵部队
*a captain in the artillery 炮兵部队的上尉.
[Date: 1300-1400; Language: Old French;Origin: artillerie, from artillier 'to provide with equipment or weapons']
large guns, either on wheels or fixed in one place
the part of the army that uses these weapons