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1 The forward section of a firearms chamber tapering to coincide with the diameter of the bore.

2 The enlargement of the bore of a revolver at the breech end, designed to centre the bullet in the barrel as it passes from the cylinder when the weapon is fired.

Subjects: Law.


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