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machine gun

noun

Simple Definition of machine gun

  • : a gun that is able to shoot many bullets very quickly one after the other

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of machine gun

  1. :  a gun for sustained rapid fire that uses bullets; broadly :  an automatic weapon

machine–gun verb
machine gunner noun

Examples of machine gun in a sentence

  1. They heard the sound of machine-gun fire.



1867

First Known Use of machine gun

1867


MACHINE GUN Defined for Kids

machine gun

noun

Definition of machine gun for Students

  1. :  a gun that fires bullets continuously and rapidly





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