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noun
  1. 1
    an act of firing a gun

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    1. a.
      a bullet that is fired from a gun

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    2. b.
      a sound of a gun being fired

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  2. 2
    an act of throwing, hitting, or kicking a ball, or a ball that has been thrown, hit, or kicked

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  3. 3
    a view of something that you have because of the position of the camera in movies, television, or photographs

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    1. a.
      informal a photograph

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  4. 4
    informal a chance or attempt to do or get something

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  5. 6
    a small amount of a strong alcoholic drink

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  6. 7
    informal something that you say or do as an attack

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  7. 9
    small metal balls that are fired from a shotgun

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