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Kalashnikov

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noun Ka·lash·ni·kov \kə-ˈlash-nə-ˌkȯf, -ˈläsh-, -ˈkäf\

Definition of Kalashnikov

  1. :  a Soviet-designed assault rifle; especially :  AK-47



Origin and Etymology of kalashnikov

Mikhail Timofeevich Kalashnikov b1919 Soviet weapons designer


First Known Use: 1970


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