double-barrel

noun

dou·​ble-bar·​rel ˌdə-bəl-ˈber-əl How to pronounce double-barrel (audio)
-ˈba-rəl
: a double-barreled gun

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Word History

First Known Use

1811, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of double-barrel was in 1811

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“Double-barrel.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/double-barrel. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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