[ em-wuhn ]
/ ˈɛmˈwʌn /
noun, plural M-1's.
a semiautomatic, gas-operated, .30 caliber, clip-fed rifle, with a weight of 8.56 pounds (3.88 kilograms): the standard U.S. Army rifle in World War II and in the Korean War.
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Example sentences from the Web for M-1
I had one gun, an M-1 from World War I, but it was sawed down a little bit.Mike Tyson Opens Up About His Rape Conviction, Brad Pitt, and Love of Pinkberry|Marlow Stern|November 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One for the M-1 rifle and the other for the carbine—rather, this is the M-14, the new one.Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
Did he have exposure on another course for M-1 firing at a later date?Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
British Dictionary definitions for M-1
the amount of money in circulation in notes, coin, current accounts, and deposit accounts transferable by cheque
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