This is exactly the breech into which progressive women should step.
A safety device prevents any shots from being fired until after the breech is closed.
He laid his hand on the breech of the gun that bore Don Diego.
But the man spake not; he reclined motionless over the breech of the field piece.
The Padre nodded while he bent over the breech of his Winchester.
They were loaded by movable chambers which fitted into the breech, and they were known as "crakys of war."
He opened it at the breech, put something in, and snapped the breech-block.
The breech face marks, as well as the individual imperfections in the firing pin.
breechblock—a movable piece which closes the breech of a cannon.
Now, to screw this in and out of the breech of the gun would be a matter taking an appreciable time.
The lower rear portion of the human trunk; the buttocks.