gun stock


the stock or support in which the barrel of a shoulder weapon is fixed.

1485–95; see gun1, stock Unabridged
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gunstock (ˈɡʌnˌstɒk)
the wooden or metallic handle or support to which is attached the barrel of a rifle

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