M-1
M-1 M-1 n. A semiautomatic rifle which was standard issue to infantrymen in the United States Army in the mid-20th century.

Syn: Garand rifle, Garand, M-1 rifle. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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