KALASHNIKOV

Kalashnikov

(noun) a type of submachine gun made in Russia

Source: WordNet® 3.1


Etymology

Proper noun

Kalashnikov

A particular model of Russian assault rifle.

A transliteration of a Russian surname.

Source: Wiktionary



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Word of the Day

27 February 2021

STONEWALL

(verb) engage in delaying tactics or refuse to cooperate; “The President stonewalled when he realized the plot was being uncovered by a journalist”


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Coffee Trivia

According to Guinness World Records, the largest coffee press is 230 cm (7 ft 6 in) in height and 72 cm (2 ft 4 in) in diameter and was created by Salzillo Tea and Coffee (Spain) in Murcia, Spain, in February 2007. The cafetière consists of a stainless steel container, a filtering piston, and a superior lid.

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