muzzle loader

Definitions of muzzle loader
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n an obsolete firearm that was loaded through the muzzle

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arquebus, hackbut, hagbut, harquebus
an obsolete firearm with a long barrel
firelock, flintlock
a muzzle loader that had a flintlock type of gunlock
musket
a muzzle-loading shoulder gun with a long barrel; formerly used by infantrymen
blunderbuss
a short musket of wide bore with a flared muzzle
culverin
a medieval musket
fusil
a light flintlock musket
matchlock
an early style of musket; a slow-burning wick would be lowered into a hole in the breech to ignite the charge
Type of:
firearm, piece, small-arm
a portable gun

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