Arisaka

noun Ari·sa·ka \¦arə¦säkə, ¦är-\
variants: or

Arisaka rifle

\¦arə¦säkə, ¦är-\

Definition of Arisaka

plural

-s

  1. :  any of a series of bolt-action rifles of about . 30 caliber that were standard issue to Japanese forces from about 1905 until 1945

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Origin and Etymology of arisaka

after Colonel Nariaka Arisaka †1915 Japanese army officer & superintendent of Tokyo arsenal


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