carabineer

or car·a·bi·nier

[kahr-uh-buh-neer]
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carabineer

carabinier

noun
  1. variants of carbineer
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Word Origin and History for carabineer
n.

"mounted soldier armed with a carbine," 1670s, from French carabinier (17c.), from carabine "carbine" (see carbine). Italian carabinieri "soldiers serving as a police force" is the same word.

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