from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various compact submachine guns having a caliber of 9 millimeters, originally designed in Israel in the 1950s.
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- n. a type of submachine gun that is designed and manufactured in Israel
After Uzi el-Gal, 20th-century Israeli army officer and weapons designer.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)