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muzzleloader

[muhz-uh l-loh-der] /ˈmʌz əlˌloʊ dər/
noun
1.
a firearm that is loaded through the muzzle.
Also, muzzle-loader.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; muzzle + loader
Related forms
muzzleloading, adjective
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