escopette

escopette

(ˌɛskəʊˈpɛt)
n
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) US a carbine
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Escompteur 5g Poliglote - Escopette 2-22442 Has been a bit disappointing over fences, but has had a break and I hope he'll come back to himself.
du moins on attribuait a Mateo certain coup de fusil qui surprit ce rival" (76); "Les filles etaient bien mariees: leur pere pouvait compter au besoin sur les poignards et les escopettes de ses gendres" (76).