smooth bore


smooth bore
   Firearm with unrifled bore.

Forensic science glossary. . 2012.

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  • smooth-bore — smoothˈ bore adjective (of a firearm) not rifled (also smoothˈ bored) noun A gun with a smooth bored barrel • • • Main Entry: ↑smooth …   Useful english dictionary

  • smooth|bore — «SMOOTH BR, BOHR», adjective, noun. –adj. not rifled. A smoothbore gun has no grooves in its barrel. –n. a smoothbore gun. ╂[American English < smooth + bore1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • smooth-bore — noun a gun with a barrel that is not rifled …   English new terms dictionary

  • smooth-bore gun — lygiavamzdis pabūklas statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Pabūklas, kurio vamzdžio kanalas neturi graižtvų. Lygiavamzdžiai pabūklai yra daugelis minosvaidžių, kai kurie prieštankiniai ir tankų pabūklai. atitikmenys: angl. smooth bore gun rus.… …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • smooth-bore artillery — lygiavamzdė artilerija statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Artilerija, ginkluota lygiavamzdžiais pabūklais. atitikmenys: angl. smooth bore artillery rus. гладкоствольная артиллерия ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – pabūklas …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • smooth-bore weapons — lygiavamzdžiai ginklai statusas T sritis Gynyba apibrėžtis Šaunamieji ginklai, kurių vamzdyje nėra graižtvų. Tai minosvaidžiai, beatošliaužiai pabūklai, kai kurios prieštankinės ir tankų patrankos. Iki XIX a. vid. vyravo lygiavamzdžiai ginklai,… …   Artilerijos terminų žodynas

  • smooth — adj., v., n., & adv. adj. 1 having a relatively even and regular surface; free from perceptible projections, lumps, indentations, and roughness. 2 not wrinkled, pitted, scored, or hairy (smooth skin). 3 that can be traversed without check. 4 (of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • smooth — {{11}}smooth (adj.) O.E. smoð free from roughness, not harsh, of unknown origin. Sense of pleasant, polite, sincere first recorded late 14c. Slang meaning superior, classy, clever is attested from 1893. Smooth bore in reference to guns is from… …   Etymology dictionary

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  • smoothbore — smooth•bore [[t]ˈsmuðˌbɔr, ˌboʊr[/t]] adj. 1) mil (of a firearm) having a smooth bore; not rifled 2) mil a smoothbore gun • Etymology: 1790–1800 …   From formal English to slang


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