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submachine gunnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˌsʌb.məˈʃiːŋ.ɡʌn/
a ​type of ​automaticgun that is ​light enough to be ​carriedeasily
(Definition of submachine gun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “submachine gun”
in Chinese (Simplified) 冲锋枪, 轻型自动枪…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衝鋒槍, 輕型自動槍…
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