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takedown

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noun take·down \ˈtāk-ˌdau̇n\
Updated on: 26 Jul 2017

Definition of takedown

  1. 1 :  the action or an act of taking down

  2. 2 :  something (such as a rifle) having takedown construction

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First Known Use of takedown

1858


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takedown

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adjective take·down \ˈtāk-ˈdau̇n\

Definition of takedown

  1. :  constructed so as to be readily taken apart a takedown rifle

First Known Use of takedown

1893


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