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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Falconet \Fal"co*net\, n. [Dim. of falcon: cf. F. fauconneau, LL. falconeta, properly, a young falcon.] 1. One of the smaller cannon used in the 15th century and later. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zool.) (a) One of several very small Asiatic falcons of the genus Microhierax. (b) One of a group of Australian birds of the genus Falcunculus, resembling shrikes and titmice. [1913 Webster] falcon-gentil