frizzen

noun
friz·zen | \ˈfrizᵊn\
plural -s

Definition of frizzen 

: the pivoted metal upright of the action of a flintlock against which the flint strikes upon firing

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History and Etymology for frizzen

alteration of earlier frizzle, of unknown origin

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