self-loader

noun
self-load·​er | \ ˌself-ˈlō-dər How to pronounce self-loader (audio) \

Definition of self-loader

: a semiautomatic firearm

First Known Use of self-loader

1852, in the meaning defined above

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“Self-loader.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/self-loader. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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