set trigger

noun

Definition of set trigger

1 : a trigger on a rifle that may be adjusted for the amount of pressure required to pull it
2 : one of a pair of triggers on some rifles that sets the action so that a very light pull on the second trigger will fire the piece

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“Set trigger.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/set%20trigger. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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