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breechloading

[breech-loh-ding] /ˈbritʃˌloʊ dɪŋ/
adjective
1.
loaded at the breech.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; breech + loading
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British Dictionary definitions for breech-loading

breech-loading

/ˈbriːtʃˌləʊdɪŋ/
adjective
1.
(of a firearm) loaded at the breech
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