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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gunflint  \Gun"flint`\,  n. 
  A  sharpened  flint  for  the  lock  of  a  gun,  to  ignite  the 
  charge.  It  was  in  common  use  before  the  introduction  of 
  percussion  caps. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  gunflint 
  n  :  the  piece  of  flint  that  provides  the  igniting  spark  in  a 
  flintlock  weapon 




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