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    • a stronger material plug screwed into the breech…
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breech pin definition

  • noun:
    • a stronger material plug screwed into the breech of a musket or any other firearm, to close the bottom of the bore.
    • In gunnery, a mounted connect screwed into the buttocks of this barrel of a firearm.
    • A strong material plug screwed into the breech of a musket or other firearm, to close the base of the bore.
    • In gunnery, a mounted plug screwed in to the tail of this barrel of a firearm.
  • others:
    • a solid iron or metallic plug screwed into the breech of a musket or any other firearm, to close the base of the bore.
    • a stronger iron or metallic plug screwed to the breech of a musket or other firearm, to shut the bottom of the bore.
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