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burp gun

noun, Military.
Origin of burp gun
1940-45, Americanism Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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British Dictionary definitions for burp-gun

burp gun

(US, slang) an automatic pistol or submachine gun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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burp gun

noun phrase

  1. A German Schmeisser machine pistol with a very high rate of fire
  2. Any submachine gun; tommy gun (WWII Army)
The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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