Definition of gunlock in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈgʌnlɒk


  • A mechanism by which the charge of a gun is exploded.
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    • An ideal place to display gunlocks is on firearms.
    • His cousin Obed Robinson of Attleboro, Massachusetts, began as a blacksmith and made gunlocks for the Continental Army during the Revolutionary War.
    • CCL manufactures a number of gunlocks and cables.

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