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"revolver" in British English

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revolvernoun [C]

uk   /rɪˈvɒl.vər/  us   /-ˈvɑːl.vɚ/
a ​type of ​smallgunheld in one ​hand that can be fired several ​times without putting more ​bullets in it
(Definition of revolver from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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revolvernoun [C]

 us   /rɪˈvɑl·vər, -ˈvɔl-/
a ​smallgun that is ​held in one ​hand and can be ​fired several ​times before ​needing more ​bullets
(Definition of revolver from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “revolver”
in Arabic مُسَدَّس…
in Korean 리볼버, 회전식 연발 권총…
in Portuguese revólver…
in Catalan revòlver…
in Japanese リボルバー, 回転式の連発拳銃…
in Chinese (Simplified) 左轮手枪…
in Turkish toplu tabanca…
in Russian револьвер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 左輪手槍…
in Italian rivoltella…
in Polish rewolwer…
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