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STANDING BREECH [1 record]

Record 1 2004-10-28

English

Subject field(s)
  • Small Arms
DEF

Part of the frame of a revolver or top-break firearm which supports the head of the cartridge/shotshell when it is fired.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Armes légères
DEF

Partie de la carcasse d'un revolver ou d'une arme à feu à bascule, supportant le culot de la cartouche lors du tir.

OBS

bouclier : terme et définition uniformisés par le Groupe de travail de terminologie des armes légères.

Spanish

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