high-power

[ hahy-pou-er ]
/ ˈhaɪˈpaʊ ər /

adjective

(of a rifle) of a sufficiently high muzzle velocity and using a heavy enough bullet to kill large game.

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Origin of high-power

First recorded in 1890–95
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