a receptacle that holds and feeds cartridges to a submachine gun or light machine gun.
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How to use drum magazine in a sentence
Another allegedly shows Zelaya in a car waving around an AR-15-styled rifle equipped with a large-capacity drum magazine.Firefighter sues Montgomery County over no-knock warrant he says ‘terrorized’ his family | Dan Morse | May 6, 2021 | Washington Post
The Lewis was fed by a drum magazine, a more desirable feed for flexible guns than any belt system.America's Munitions 1917-1918 | Benedict Crowell