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chokebore

[chohk-bawr, -bohr] /ˈtʃoʊkˌbɔr, -ˌboʊr/
noun
1.
a bore in a shotgun that narrows toward the muzzle to prevent shot from scattering too widely.
2.
a shotgun with such a bore.
Origin of chokebore
1870-1875
First recorded in 1870-75; choke + bore2
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British Dictionary definitions for chokebore

chokebore

/ˈtʃəʊkˌbɔː/
noun
1.
a shotgun bore that becomes narrower towards the muzzle so that the shot is not scattered
2.
a shotgun having such a bore
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