manual of arms
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|Noun||1.||manual of arms - (military) a prescribed drill in handling a rifle|
practice session, practice, drill, exercise, recitation - systematic training by multiple repetitions; "practice makes perfect"
order arms - a position in the manual of arms; the rifle is held vertically on the right side with the butt on the ground; often used as a command