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firearm

noun [C] uk   /ˈfaɪər.ɑːm/  us   /ˈfaɪr.ɑːrm/ formal
a gun that can be carried easily: He was found guilty of possessing an unlicensed firearm.
Translations of “firearm”
in Korean 화기…
in Arabic سِلاح ناري صَغير…
in Portuguese arma de fogo…
in Catalan arma de foc…
in Japanese 小火器…
in Italian arma da fuoco…
in Chinese (Traditional) (可攜式)火器,槍支…
in Russian огнестрельное оружие…
in Turkish ateşli silah, tabanca…
in Chinese (Simplified) (便携式)火器,枪支…
in Polish broń palna…
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