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German translation of “rifle”

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rifle

noun /ˈraifl/
a gun with a long barrel, fired from the shoulder
das Gewehr
The soldiers are being taught to shoot with rifles.
rifle range noun a place for rifle practice.
der Schießstand
Translations of “rifle”
in Korean 소총…
in Arabic بُنْدُقِيّة…
in French fusil, carabine…
in Italian fucile, carabina…
in Chinese (Traditional) 來福槍, 步槍…
in Russian винтовка…
in Turkish tüfek…
in Polish karabin, strzelba…
in Spanish rifle…
in Portuguese rifle…
in Catalan rifle…
in Japanese (銃身の長い)銃, ライフル…
in Chinese (Simplified) 来复枪, 步枪…
(Definition of rifle from the Password English-German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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