Definitions

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  • adjective recoilless (gun)
  • adjective physics Occurring without recoil

Etymologies

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non- +‎ recoil

Examples

  • There were enough nonrecoil weapons here to defend the shed against anything one could imagine, if anything could get through the missile batteries on the desert round about.

    Space Platform

  • The first year of the war saw also the development of the seaplane, with the adaption to this vehicle of the air a nonrecoil gun, which permits the use of comparatively large calibers, and of the Lewis gun.

    Our Navy in the War

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