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firing pin definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: striker that ignites the charge by striking the primer

Merriam Webster's

noun Date: 1874 the pin that strikes the cartridge primer in the breech mechanism of a firearm

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Firing pin Fir"ing pin` In the breech mechanism of a firearm, the pin which strikes the head of the cartridge and explodes it.



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