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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A six-chambered revolver.

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  • n. A revolver with a cylinder that holds six bullets.

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

  • n. a pistol with a revolving cylinder (usually having six chambers for bullets)


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