gun-play

gunplay

[guhn-pley]
noun
the exchange of gunshots, usually with intent to wound or kill.

Origin:
1880–85, Americanism; gun1 + play

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gunplay (ˈɡʌnˌpleɪ)
 
n
chiefly (US) the use of firearms, as by criminals

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