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M-16

[ em-siks-teen ]
/ ˈɛmˌsɪksˈtin /
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noun, plural M-16s.
a lightweight, fully automatic rifle shooting a small-caliber bullet at an extremely high velocity: a U.S. Army combat weapon for mobile units and jungle fighting.
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Words nearby M-16

LZ, m, M0, M-1, M-14, M-16, M-1 rifle, M2, M2M, M3, M3c
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