Third-person singular simple present indicative form of mortar.
Mortars Sentence Examples
Several of the varieties are cut into gems and ornaments, balance weights, pivot supports for delicate instruments, agate mortars, &c.; or used for engraving, for instance, cameos and the elaborately carved crystal vases of ancient and medieval times.
Some men carried hand grenades or bombs for trench mortars.
The most primitive is the rubbing together of the concentrated crushings with mercury in iron mortars.
This, he imagined, would compel an assailant to maintain large forces in the advanced trenches, which he proposed to attack by vertical fire from mortars.