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recoilless

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adjective re·coil·less \-ˌkȯi(-ə)l-ləs, -ˈkȯi(-ə)l-\

Definition of recoilless

  1. :  venting expanding propellant gas before recoil is produced <recoilless rifle> <recoilless airgun>



1943

First Known Use of recoilless

1943


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