gunshot


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

gunshot \gun"shot`\, a.
   Made by the shot of a gun; as, a gunshot wound.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gunshot \Gun"shot`\ (g[u^]n"sh[o^]t), n.
   1. Act of firing a gun; a shot.
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   2. The distance to which shot can be thrown from a gun, so as
      to be effective; the reach or range of a gun.
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            Those who are come over to the royal party are
            supposed to be out of gunshot.        --Dryden.
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