carabineer

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noun car·a·bi·neer \ˌker-ə-bə-ˈnir, ˌka-rə-\
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carabinier

Definition of carabineer

  1. :  a cavalry soldier armed with a carbine

Origin and Etymology of carabineer

French carabinier, from carabine carbine


First Known Use: 1672

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