Browning automatic rifle

noun
Brow·​ning automatic rifle | \ ˈbrau̇-niŋ- How to pronounce Browning automatic rifle (audio) \

Definition of Browning automatic rifle

: a .30 caliber gas-operated air-cooled magazine-fed automatic rifle often provided with a rest for the barrel

First Known Use of Browning automatic rifle

1905, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Browning automatic rifle

John M. Browning †1926 American designer of firearms

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The first known use of Browning automatic rifle was in 1905

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“Browning automatic rifle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Browning%20automatic%20rifle. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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