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open-carry

[oh-puh n-kar-ee] /ˈoʊ pənˈkær i/
verb (used with or without object), open-carried, open-carrying.
1.
to openly carry a gun or other weapon in public:
He open-carried a pistol to his daughter’s school.
Origin of open-carry
1985-1990
First recorded in 1985-90; open + carry

open carry

[oh-puh n kar-ee] /ˈoʊ pən ˈkær i/
noun
1.
the practice of publicly carrying a gun or other weapon that is fully or partially visible.
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