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- n. A length of cord about a metre long with a narrow cylindrical weight at one end and loops at the other. Used for cleaning rifle barrels, by pulling through a piece of cloth.
- v. to come through pain and trouble through perseverance
- v. to clean the barrel of a firearm using a pull through
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- v. bring into safety
- v. continue in existence after (an adversity, etc.)
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