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flintlock

flint·lock

flintlock

 
pronunciation:
flInt lak
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a part of an old-fashioned gun no longer in use. This part makes a spark that sets the powder inside on fire.
definition 2: a gun that has this device.
The pirate pointed his flintlock at the sailor and told him to walk the plank.
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