Winchester rifle

Winchester rifle
a type of magazine rifle, first made in about 1866.
[1870-75; named after D. F. Winchester (1810-80), American manufacturer]

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  • Winchester rifle — /wɪntʃəstə ˈraɪfəl/ (say winchuhstuh ruyfuhl) noun a type of magazine rifle, first made about 1866. Also, Winchester. {named after Oliver F Winchester, 1810–80, US manufacturer} …   Australian-English dictionary

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  • Winchester rifle — a type of magazine rifle, first made in about 1866. [1870 75; named after D. F. Winchester (1810 80), American manufacturer] …   Useful english dictionary

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