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gun control

noun
1.
government regulation of the sale and ownership of firearms.
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  • I say luckily, because the gun-control for the whole ship was suspended while Y—— waited for that infernal helmet.

    Stories of the Ships Lewis R. Freeman
  • "We will now go below again and look at the gun-control room," said the boatswain's mate, as he trotted off once more.

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