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English definition of “shoulder-fired”

shoulder-fired

adjective [before noun]     /ˈʃəʊl.dəˌfaɪəd/ US  /ˈʃoʊl.dɚˌfaɪrd/
used for describing weapons that are small enough to be held on a person's shoulder for firing : a shoulder-fired missile
(Definition of shoulder-fired adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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