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Meaning of BREECH CLOSER

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  a metal block in breech-loading firearms that is withdrawn to insert a cartridge and replaced to close the breech before firing
 
 Synonyms: breechblock
 
 See Also: block, blockage, breech, closure, occlusion, rear of barrel, rear of tube, stop, stoppage

 

 

 

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