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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - (of a bullet) made of flexible material that expands on impact.

Usage examples (21)
  • No soft-nosed buttons, or studs which are liable to
  • Fig. 41 represents sections of the soft-nosed Mauser, and the British
  • Bliar got elected three times on a soft-nosed platform that Dacre definitely disapproved of.
  • At 50 yards or less, those soft-nosed or hollow-pointed bullets can put the hurt on four or two-legged critters. for more
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