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tommy gun

noun [C] uk   /ˈtɒm.i.ɡʌn/  us   /ˈtɑː.mi-/
a light machine gun (= a gun that fires many bullets quickly) that is held in the hand
Translations of “tommy gun”
in Chinese (Traditional) 湯普森衝鋒槍…
in Chinese (Simplified) 汤普森冲锋枪…
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