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Greener

Saltos de línea: Green¦er
Pronunciación: /ˈɡriːnə
 
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Definición de Greener en inglés:

sustantivo

A type of shotgun: a twelve-gauge Greener [as modifier]: the matched pair of Greener guns
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Mahue, the one who rides a mule and carries a Greener is one to watch. Heard some scary stories about him.
  • The Greener gun allowed a much heavier projectile than a shoulder gun.
  • Marshall Wyler drew his famous twelve gauge Greener and box of shells and made his way across the street to the Bank to investigate.

Origen

late 19th century: named after William Greener (1806–69) or his son William W. Greener, gunsmiths and authors.

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