Definition of twelve-gauge in English:

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twelve-gauge

noun

North American term for twelve-bore.
Example sentences
  • The Apache picks up a twelve-gauge, double-barrel, shotgun.
  • What she carried was revealed to be a sawed-off shotgun, a twelve-gauge side-by-side.
  • Many of the new weapons, like rubber bullets and twelve-gauge beanbag shotguns, seem legal and relatively innocuous by international standards.
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