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  • n. a gun rigged to fire when a string is tripped

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a firearm discharged by a spring, when this is trodden upon or is otherwise moved.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a gun that is set to fire on any intruder that comes in contact with the wire that sets it off

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