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pinfire

adjective

Definition of pinfire

  1. 1 of a cartridge :  having a movable pin projecting from the rim that when struck by a hammer explodes a cap encased in the cartridge

  2. 2 of a firearm :  using a pinfire cartridge

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Origin and Etymology of pinfire

1pin + fire, verb


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pinfire

noun \"\

Definition of pinfire

  1. :  a pinfire firearm

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