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rifle range

noun
1.
a firing range for practice with rifles.
2.
the range of, or distance coverable by, a bullet fired from a rifle:
The enemy was within rifle range.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
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British Dictionary definitions for rifle-range

rifle range

noun
1.
an area used for target practice with rifles
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