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gun room

n
1. (Military) (esp in the Royal Navy) the mess allocated to subordinate or junior officers
2. (Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) a room where guns are stored
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Noun1.gun room - military quarters of midshipmen and junior officers on a British warshipgun room - military quarters of midshipmen and junior officers on a British warship
military quarters - living quarters for personnel on a military post
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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Part of the renovated servants' quarters has been turned into a wet room, while the pantry was previously used as a gun room, as Glendavan House also served as a shooting lodge.
The shotguns were legally held and securely stored - normally in a lockable cabinet or a gun room.
However, the low price for the accommodation, which includes 10 unique en-suite letting bedrooms, a drawing-room, The Gun Room Restaurant, plus a further dining-room, is a reflection of the 23-year lease remaining on the property.
The main accommodation includes 10 unique en suite letting bedrooms, a drawing room, The Gun Room Restaurant, plus a further dining room.
The newest one to come into my gun room is the classy Kimber K6s Classic Engraved revolver, all decked out in bright stainless with full coverage engraving.
No matter how much time elapses or how much hair turns gray or falls out, sitting down in the gun room surrounded by the inimitable smell of BreakFree always takes us back to better days.
At Shooter's World in Tampa, Fla., GM Bruce Kitzis has set up a "store within a store" for classic and collectible guns, where luxurious furniture and soft lighting create the illusion of a gentleman's personal gun room. When it comes to new guns, he said, catering to these customers is all about the details.
Even if you have a gun room full of 1911 pistols, you don't have anything quite like this.
Matt Hulme of Dynargh Design, who created the interiors of many Hotel du Vins, including Newcastle, Cambridge and Edinburgh, has designed the interiors, which will include a gun room and drying room for shooting parties.