Kentucky rifle


Kentucky rifle

noun

Definition of KENTUCKY RIFLE

:  a muzzle-loading long-barreled flintlock rifle developed in the 18th century in Pennsylvania and used extensively on the American frontier

First Known Use of KENTUCKY RIFLE

1832

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