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VIERLING [1 record]

Record 1 2010-10-26


Subject field(s)
  • Small Arms

German name for a four-barrelled shoulder firearm which usually has two side-by-side smooth bored barrels and two over and under rifled barrels.


  • Armes légères

Appellation d'origine allemande pour désigner une arme d'épaule à quatre canons, ayant normalement deux canons lisses juxtaposés et deux canons rayés superposés.


Vierling : terme adopté par le Groupe de travail de terminologie des armes légères.


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