self-loading


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self-load·ing

(sĕlf′lō′dĭng)
adj.
Automatically ejecting a shell and chambering the next round from the magazine; automatic or semiautomatic. Used of a firearm.

self-loading

adj
(Firearms, Gunnery, Ordnance & Artillery) (of a firearm) utilizing some of the force of the explosion to eject the empty shell and replace it with a new one. Also: autoloading See also automatic5, semiautomatic2
ˌself-ˈloader n

self`-load′ing



adj.
of or pertaining to an automatic or semiautomatic firearm.
[1895–1900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.self-loading - (of firearms) capable of automatic loading and firing continuouslyself-loading - (of firearms) capable of automatic loading and firing continuously; "an autoloading rifle"
automatic - operating with minimal human intervention; independent of external control; "automatic transmission"; "a budget deficit that caused automatic spending cuts"
Translations

self-loading

[ˌselfˈləʊdɪŋ] ADJautocargador, de autocarga
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