rear of tube


rear of tube
noun
opening in the rear of the barrel of a gun where bullets can be loaded
Syn: ↑breech, ↑rear of barrel
Hypernyms: ↑opening
Part Holonyms: ↑barrel, ↑cask
Part Meronyms: ↑breechblock, ↑breech closer

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