Definition of single–action
of a revolver
: that can be cocked only by manually retracting the hammer
First Known Use of single–action
Rhymes with single–action
abreaction, benefaction, chain reaction, common fraction, complex fraction, counteraction, dark reaction, direct action, interaction, liquefaction, malefaction, overaction, petrifaction, police action, proper fraction, putrefaction, rarefaction, retroaction, satisfaction, simple fraction, stupefaction, tumefaction
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