M1 rifle

noun
\ ˈem-ˈwən- How to pronounce M1 rifle (audio) \

Definition of M1 rifle

: a .30 caliber gas-operated clip-fed semiautomatic rifle used by U.S. troops in World War II

First Known Use of M1 rifle

1938, in the meaning defined above

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“M1 rifle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/M1%20rifle. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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