six-shooter

noun
six-shoot·​er | \ˈsik(s)-ˌshü-tər \

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1844, in the meaning defined above

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six-shooter

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English Language Learners Definition of six-shooter

: a type of gun (called a revolver) that can hold six bullets

six-shooter

noun
six-shoot·​er | \ˈsiks-ˌshü-tər\

Kids Definition of six-shooter

: a revolver having six chambers

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