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from The Century Dictionary.

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

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  • noun 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.

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