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  • n. A nickname of unknown origin for the British Army's Land Pattern Musket and its derivatives, standard issue weapon for British soldiers in the American Revolution.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. the old regulation flintlock smoothbore musket, with bronzed barrel, formerly used in the British army.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name given to the regulation bronzed flintlock musket formerly used in the British army.

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