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Definitions of gun:

part of speech: verb intransitive

To shoot with such a weapon.

part of speech: noun

Any firearm, except a pistol and revolver; a fowling- piece; an instr. for throwing shot by means of gunpowder, as a musket, a rifle, a cannon.

part of speech: noun

A weapon for discharging shot, by the force of an explosive.

part of speech: noun

A firearm or weapon, from which balls or other projectiles are discharged, usually by means of gunpowder: now, generally applied to cannon.

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