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self–cocking

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adjective self–cock·ing \-ˈkä-kiŋ\

Definition of self–cocking

of a firearm

  1. :  cocked by the operation of some part of the action <self–cocking on pushing the bolt forward>



1847

First Known Use of self–cocking

1847

Rhymes with self–cocking


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