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

18 April 2024

MOTIVE

(adjective) impelling to action; “it may well be that ethical language has primarily a motivative function”- Arthur Pap; “motive pleas”; “motivating arguments”


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