thirty-thirty

noun
thir·​ty-thir·​ty | \ ˌthər-tē-ˈthər-tē How to pronounce thirty-thirty (audio) \

Definition of thirty-thirty

: a rifle that fires a .30 caliber cartridge having a 30 grain powder charge usually written .30–30

First Known Use of thirty-thirty

1929, in the meaning defined above

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“Thirty-thirty.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/thirty-thirty. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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