Mauser

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See also: máuser

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named after the original designers, Wilhelm and Paul Mauser.

Noun[edit]

Mauser (plural Mausers)

  1. Any of the firearms made or designed by the German company Mauser, notably automatic pistols and bolt action rifles.
    • 2019, Maaza Mengiste , The Shadow King, Canongate Books (2020), page 101:
      The war has begun, confrontations are escalating across the region, and all his men own are old Mausers.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle High German mūze, from Old High German mūzōn (change, transform), from Medieval Latin muta, from Latin mutare (change, transform).

Noun[edit]

Mauser f

  1. moult (the process in which a bird’s plumage renews).

Proper noun[edit]

Mauser

  1. A surname​.

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