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Definition of chain gun in English:

noun

A machine gun that uses a motor-driven chain to power all moving parts.
Example sentences
  • Three guys popped up from a sandbagged hole and we hit them with the chain gun.
  • Behind him, Corporal Thad Ryan manned the chain gun firing with reckless abandon at the two ZZ - 22 Condors taking potshots at them from above.
  • Suddenly the rapid fire of a chain gun stops the battle in its tracks.

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